The Resource The captain and the glory : an entertainment, Dave Eggers

The captain and the glory : an entertainment, Dave Eggers

Label
The captain and the glory : an entertainment
Title
The captain and the glory
Title remainder
an entertainment
Statement of responsibility
Dave Eggers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When the decorated Captain of a great ship descends the gangplank for the final time, a new leader, a man with a yellow feather in his hair, vows to step forward. Though he has no experience, no knowledge of nautical navigation or maritime law, and though he has often remarked he doesn't much like boats, he solemnly swears to shake things up. Together with his band of petty thieves and confidence men known as the Upskirt Boys, the Captain thrills his passengers, writing his dreams and notions on the cafeteria wipe-away board, boasting of his exemplary anatomy, devouring cheeseburgers, and tossing overboard anyone who displeases him. Until one day a famous pirate, long feared by passengers of the Glory but revered by the Captain for how phenomenally masculine he looked without a shirt while riding a horse, appears on the horizon"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10828884
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eggers, Dave
Dewey number
813
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ship captains
  • Pirates
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Political satire, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an entertainment
Label
The captain and the glory : an entertainment, Dave Eggers
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--Copyright page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9780525659082
Lccn
2019948303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The captain and the glory : an entertainment, Dave Eggers
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--Copyright page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9780525659082
Lccn
2019948303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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