Item description for Stove by a Whale: Owen Chase and the Essex by Thomas Farel Heffernan...
The first documented sinking of a ship by a whale and a harrowing account by the ship's first mate of the survivors' three months adrift in small boats. A thrilling narrative that inspired Herman Melville's masterpiece Moby Dick.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 6" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Sep 30, 1990
ISBN 0819562440 ISBN13 9780819562449
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More About Thomas Farel Heffernan
Thomas Farel Heffernan is the author of "Stove by a Whale: Owen Chase and the Essex" and former president of the Melville Society. He lives in Garden City, New York.
Thomas Farel Heffernan currently resides in Garden City, in the state of New York. Thomas Farel Heffernan was born in 1933.