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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
In the Heart of the Sea The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex Author:Nathaniel Philbrick ISBN 0965032871 (PBS did not recognize the ISBN).
In 1819, the Nantucket whaleship ESSEX set off to sea with twenty seamen, only to be attacked and demolished fifteen months later by a sperm whale, and the crew set adrift for more than ninety days.
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