In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

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From the author of Mayflower and Valiant Ambition, the riveting bestseller tells the story of the true events that inspired Melville's Moby-Dick

Winner of the National Book Award, Nathaniel Philbrick's book is a fantastic saga of survival and adventure, steeped in the lore of whaling, with deep resonance in American literature and history.

In 1820, the whaleship Essex was rammed and sunk by an angry sperm whale, leaving the desperate crew to drift for more… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Penguin (May 01, 2001)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 18.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: National Book Award for Non-Fiction 2000 winner


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