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Whale Hunter

it was amazing 5.0  ·  Rating Details ·  3 Ratings  ·  1 Review
A harpooner in the whale ship "Charles W. Morgan" from 1849 to 1853, Nelson Cole Haley embarked on a hunt that took him from New Bedford, Massachusetts, around the world. Called a real-life version of "Moby Dick," his memoir lends an authentic voice to those who were part of a high-risk business that included working on slippery whale carcasses surrounded by sharks and ...more
Hardcover, 194 pages
Published May 15th 2011 by Seaforth Publishing
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Gig Wailgum
May 31, 2016 Gig Wailgum rated it it was amazing
Very enjoyable! The Charles W. Morgan was indeed a lucky ship and we are lucky to have these stories and her. Thanks Jim Rowe for lending me the great read!
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