In the heart of the sea: the tragedy of the whaleship Essex

910.916 P545i 2007

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In the heart of the sea: the tragedy of the whaleship Essex

Philbrick, Nathaniel.

New York : Penguin Books, 2000.

301 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

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Recounts the true story of the whaling ship Essex with a crew of twenty that was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale in 1819. Eight crew members survived because of extraordinary measures during their three months adrift.

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ISBN:

978-0-14-100182-1

LC Call No:

G530.E76

Dewey Class No:

910.916/P545i/2007

Author:

Philbrick, Nathaniel.

Title:

In the heart of the sea: the tragedy of the whaleship Essex.

Publisher:

New York : Penguin Books, 2000.

Physical:

301 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Notes:

Include bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

Recounts the true story of the whaling ship Essex with a crew of twenty that was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale in 1819. Eight crew members survived because of extraordinary measures during their three months adrift.

Subject:

Essex (whaleship)

Subject:

Shipwrecks--Pacific Ocean.

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