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The Whaling
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Whaling
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Nantucket: Whaling Capital of the World
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The Whaling Ship Essex
About this Title
Life Aboard Ship
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There She Blows!
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Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Flensing the Whale
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Trying Out the Whale
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Do you have the stomach for this? As a 14-year old cabin boy,
you are about to begin your first voyage aboard the whaling ship
Essex. What you don't know is that the ship is heading for
a disastrous encounter with a giant sperm whale.

W I L L - Y O U - S U R V I V E !

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Based on the book, You Wouldn't Want to Sail on a 19th-Century Whaling Ship!
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Stove by a Whale
Alone in the Pacific
Starvation, Madness, and Cannibalism
The Homecoming
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