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In the Heart of the Sea

The True Story of the Whaleship Essex

by Nathaniel Philbrick

The New York Times bestselling and National Book Award winning In the Heart of the Sea, soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard, adapted by the author for young readers. On November 20, 1820, the whaleship Essex was rammed and sunk by an angry whale.  Within minutes, the twenty-one-man crew, including the fourteen-year-old cabin bo...
Publish Date
2015
September 15
Goodreads rating
4.24
ISBN
9781101997765
Tags
nonfictionhistorychildrensfiction
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
One of 70 must-read books.     source
Sep 16, 2015
The book #Intheheartofthesea is an amazing read. Powerful. 4 Whale action and behavior & myth I went 2 #MobyDick     source