Re: The Essex: The True Story of Moby Dick

Randy Pitman (
Fri, 30 Aug 2002 12:41:03 -0700 (PDT)

Hi Anne,

Jennifer's right, "The Essex" is an A&E title (in a generic box,
unfortunately); the Discovery Channel "Moby Dick: The True Story" will be
reviewed in our Nov/Dec issue or earlier online as a "pre-pub" review for
Video Librarian Plus subscribers.



Randy Pitman
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Anne Bulin" <>
To: "Multiple recipients of list" <>
Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 12:01 PM
Subject: The Essex: The True Story of Moby Dick

> We have a patron request for a video called "The Essex: The True Story of
> Moby Dick". The only thing I can seem to come up with, however, is "Moby
> Dick: The True Story" from the Discovery Channel - directed by Christopher
> Rowley.
> The Essex title was reviewed in the July 2001 Video Librarian and it
> very much like the same movie. I'm wondering if maybe it was renamed. Can
> anyone shed any light on this?
> Thanks
> Anne
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> Barrington Public Library
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