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In the Heart of the Sea : The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (Unabridged, Media Tie In) (CD/Spoken Word)

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The riveting and critically acclaimed bestseller, soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ron HowardChris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Ben Whishaw, and Brendan Gleeson will star in a new film based on this National Book Award–winning account of the true events behindMoby Dick.In 1820, the whaleship Essex was rammed and sunk by an angry ****** whale, leaving the desperate crew to drift for more than ninety days in three tiny boats. Nathaniel Philbrick uses little-known documents and vivid details about the Nantucket whaling tradition to reveal the chilling facts of this infamous maritime disaster. In the Heart of the Sea—and now, its epic adaptation for the screen—will forever place theEssex tragedy in the American historical canon.From the Trade Paperback edition.
Edition: Unabridged, Media Tie In
Number of Pages: 810
Genre: Transportation
Sub-Genre: General
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Language: English
Street Date: November 10, 2015
TCIN: 16473647
UPC: 9781611763577
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-4919
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