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    The Log from the Sea of Cortez (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century) (Paperback) By (author) John Steinbeck, Translated by Richard INT>Astro

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    DescriptionIn 1940, Steinbeck and biologist Edward F. Ricketts ventured aboard the "Western Flyer," a sardine boat out of Monterey, California, on a 4,000-mile voyage around the Baja peninsula into the Sea of Cortez. This exciting, day-by-day account of their expedition wonderfully combines science, philosophy, and high-spirited adventure, and provides a much fuller picture of Steinbeck - and his beliefs about man and the world - than any of his fictional works.This edition includes a critical introduction that places the "Log" within the context of Steinbeck's life and work, as well as Steinbeck's delightful profile "About Ed Ricketts."


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    Title
    The Log from the Sea of Cortez
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Steinbeck, Translated by Richard INT>Astro
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 281 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780140187441
    ISBN 10: 0140187448
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24280
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    B&T General Subject: 710
    BISAC V2.8: TRV010000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 03
    BISAC V2.8: SCI039000
    B&T Approval Code: A60843640, C26107936
    DC22: 508.3164/1
    LC classification: QL225 .S74 1995
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 508.31641
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    DC21: 508.31641
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000, NAT000000
    Thema V1.0: FB, FBA
    BIC E4L: GNR
    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Publication date
    28 March 2005
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY