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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
"An engrossing, thoughtfully researched, and tautly written account of a critical chapter in American history." -Los Angeles Times With a fantastic body of work that includes ...
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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2001 - 320 pages
Soon to be a major motion picture starring Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Ben Wishaw, and Brendan Gleeson, and directed by Ron Howard. The ordeal of the whaleship Essex was ...
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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 Mayflower Papers: Selected Writings of Colonial New England

Various - Literary Collections - 2007 - 336 pages
The most important personal accounts of the Plymouth Colony?the key sources of Nathaniel Philbrick?s New York Times bestseller Mayflower National Book Award winner Nathaniel ...
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Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War

Nathaniel Philbrick - History - 2006 - 480 pages
Nathaniel Philbrick became an internationally renowned author with his National Book Award? winning In the Heart of the Sea, hailed as ?spellbinding? by Time magazine. In ...
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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
A “brilliant and provocative” (The New Yorker) celebration of Melville’s masterpiece—from the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea One of the greatest American novels ...
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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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