Fredrick McKissack - Social Science - 1999 - 152 pages
A history of African-American whalers between 1730 and 1880, describing their contributions to the whaling industry and their role in the abolitionist movement.
Michael Molloy - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 502 pages
Peter Raven is a midshipman in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars and must help Commodore Beaumont, a spy, foil a French plot to take over the Americas.
David C. King - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1998 - 128 pages
Discusses colonial life in America, depicts a year in the life of a fictional colonial family, and presents projects and activities, such as butter churning, candle dipping ...
Peter Chrisp - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 47 pages
Traces the history of whaling from the tenth-century Basques to the contemporary ban by the International Whaling Commission of commercial whaling until the whale number increases
Stephen Currie - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 96 pages
Describes the whaling industry and its significance in America during the nineteenth century, and discusses crew members, working conditions, life for family members left ...