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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 11 related to The Loss of the Ship Essex, Sunk by a Whale.    

The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2010 - 496 pages
Watch a video Read discussion questions for The Last Stand. The bestselling author of Mayflower sheds new light on one of the iconic stories of the American West Little Bighorn ...
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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2001 - 320 pages
The riveting and critically acclaimed bestseller, soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Ben Whishaw, and Brendan Gleeson ...
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Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition ...

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2004 - 480 pages
America?s first frontier was not the West; it was the sea?and no one writes more eloquently about that watery wilderness than Nathaniel Philbrick. In his bestselling In the ...
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The First Thanksgiving: A Selection from Mayflower (Penguin Tracks)

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2006 - 480 pages
From the perilous ocean crossing to the shared bounty of the first Thanksgiving, the Pilgrim settlement of New England has become enshrined as our most sacred national myth ...
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The Mayflower and the Pilgrims' New World

Nathaniel Philbrick - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2008 - 368 pages
Adapted from the New York Times bestseller Mayflower! After a dangerous journey across the Atlantic, the Mayflower?s passengers were saved from certain destruction with the ...
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Away Off Shore: Nantucket Island and Its People, 1602-1890

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2011 - 352 pages
“For everyone who loves Nantucket Island this is the indispensable book.” —Russell Baker Nantucket is a tiny island with a huge history. In his first book of history, Away Off ...
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Why Read Moby-Dick?

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2011 - 144 pages
Moby-Dick is perhaps the greatest of the Great American Novels, yet its length and esoteric subject matter create an aura of difficulty that too often keeps readers at bay ...
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Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2013 - 416 pages
Nathaniel Philbrick, the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea and Mayflower, brings his prodigious talents to the story of the Boston battle that ignited the American ...
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