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ISBN: 0002570572 / ISBN-13: 9780002570572

In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story That Inspired "Moby Dick"

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  • In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story That Inspired "Moby Dick" (HarperCollins Publishers Ltd) – Hardcover (2000)
    by Nathaniel Philbrick

    In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story That Inspired "Moby Dick"

    Hardcover, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
    2000
    English
    320 pages

    ISBN: 0002570572
    ISBN-13: 9780002570572

    The epic true-life story of one of the most notorious maritime disasters of the 19th century which was the inspiration for Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby Dick". The author uses a hitherto unknown diary of one of the survivors discovered in an attic in Connecticut in spring 1998 to tell the tale. The sinking of the whaleship Essex by an enraged spermwhale in the Pacific in November 1820 set in motion one of the most dramatic sea stories of all time: the twenty sailors who survived the wreck took to three small boats ... Show more

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