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ISBN: 0002572125 / ISBN-13: 9780002572125

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

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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 ... Show synopsis

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  • In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story That Inspired "Moby Dick" (Flamingo) – Trade paperback (2000)
    by Nathaniel Philbrick

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

    Trade paperback, Flamingo
    2000
    ANZ only ed.
    320 pages

    ISBN: 0002572125
    ISBN-13: 9780002572125

    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 20 sailors who survived the wreck took to three small boats (one of which was again attacked by a whale) and only eight of them survived their subsequent 90-day ordeal, after resorting to cannibalizing their mates. Three months after the Essex was broken up, the whaleship Dauphin, cruising off the coast of South America, spotted a small boat in the open ocean. As ... Show more

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