In the heart of the sea : the true story of the whaleship Essex

Philbrick, Nathaniel.

New York, N.Y. : Puffin Books, 2015.

x, 164 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.

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Tells the story of the "Essex," a whaleship that set sail from Nantucket in 1819 on a routine voyage, and how it was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale in the South Pacific, which sent the twenty-man crew adrift in three tiny boats.

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ISBN:

978-1-10199776-5

LC Call No:

G530.E76 2015

Dewey Class No:

910/.9164 23

Author:

Philbrick, Nathaniel.

UniformTitle:

Revenge of the whale

Title:

In the heart of the sea : the true story of the whaleship Essex / Nathaniel Philbrick.

Edition:

The young reader's ed.

Publisher:

New York, N.Y. : Puffin Books, 2015.

Publisher:

Ã2002.

Physical:

x, 164 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.

Notes:

Originally published as: Revenge of the whale.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161) and index.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Senior High School, October 2007

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, November 2000

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, March 2000

Citation/Refs:

Books for the Teen Age (NYPL), January 2001

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, April 2000

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, March 2000

Citation/Refs:

New York Times, June 2000

Summary:

Tells the story of the "Essex," a whaleship that set sail from Nantucket in 1819 on a routine voyage, and how it was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale in the South Pacific, which sent the twenty-man crew adrift in three tiny boats.

Awards Note:

Alex Award, 2001

Subject:

Essex (Whaleship)

Subject:

Shipwrecks.

Subject:

Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.

Subject:

Whaling--Pacific Ocean.

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