The Loss of the Ship "Essex" Sunk by a Whale (Paperback)

by Thomas Nickerson, Owen Chase, et al., Nathaniel Philbrick, Thomas Philbrick

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The Loss of the Ship Essex is the real story behind Melville's masterpiece, Moby Dick, a riveting tale of history and true-life adventure. This classic edition combines first-person narratives of the doomed voyage of the whaleship with every relevant contemporary account.

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