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

Autor: Nathaniel Philbrick
Verlag: New York : Viking, 2000.
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In 1819, the 238-ton Essex set sail from Nantucket on a routine voyage for whales. Fifteen months later, the unthinkable happened: in the farthest reaches of the South Pacific, the Essex was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale. Its twenty-man crew, fearing cannibals on the islands to the west, decided instead to sail their three tiny boats for the distant South American coast. They would eventually travel over  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: True adventure stories
Physisches Format Online version:
Philbrick, Nathaniel.
In the heart of the sea.
New York : Viking, 2000
(OCoLC)606302714
Online version:
Philbrick, Nathaniel.
In the heart of the sea.
New York : Viking, 2000
(OCoLC)608132810
Dokumenttyp Buch
Alle Autoren: Nathaniel Philbrick
ISBN: 0670891576 9780670891573 0141001828 9780141001821 9780606365741 0606365745 9780143126812 0143126814
OCLC-Nummer: 42736296
Auszeichnungen: National Book Award for Non-fiction, 2000
Beschreibung: xvi, 302 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Inhalt: Preface: February 23, 1821 --
Nantucket --
Knockdown --
First blood --
The lees of fire --
The attack --
The plan --
At sea --
Centering down --
The island --
The whisper of necessity --
Games of chance --
In the eagle's shadow --
Homecoming --
Consequences --
Epilogue: Bones.
Andere Titel Revenge of the whale
Verfasserangabe: by Nathaniel Philbrick.

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In 1819, the 238-ton Essex set sail from Nantucket on a routine voyage for whales. Fifteen months later, the unthinkable happened: in the farthest reaches of the South Pacific, the Essex was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale. Its twenty-man crew, fearing cannibals on the islands to the west, decided instead to sail their three tiny boats for the distant South American coast. They would eventually travel over 4,500 miles. The next three months tested just how far humans could go in their battle against the sea as, one by one, they succumbed to hunger, thirst, disease and fear. ... This is a timeless account of the human spirit under extreme duress, but it is also a story about a community and about the kind of men and women who lived in a forbidding, remote island like Nantucket. -- Dust jacket.

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