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  • Moby Dick

    Moby Dick2017

    by Herman Melville

    (804)

    Summary: "A masterful adaptation of the timeless literary classic, faithfully and beautifully rendered by an award-winning artist. In striking black-and-white illustrations, Chaboute retells the story of the...  more »

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL MEL

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The killing bay

    The killing bay2017

    by Chris Ould

    Series: Faroes Series - #2

    (488)

    Summary: "When a group of international activists arrive on the Faroe Islands, intent on stopping the traditional whale hunts, tensions between islanders and protesters run high. And when a woman is found...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F OULD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby Dick, or, The white whale

    Moby Dick, or, The white whale1996

    by Herman Melville

    (66)

    Summary: A young seaman joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick.

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    Call #: J F MELVILLE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Peg and the whale

    Peg and the whale2000

    by Kenneth Oppel

    (63)

    Summary: Peg, a big strapping seven-year-old lass who has caught everything else in the sea, joins the crew of the whaling ship Viper and sets out to catch herself a whale.

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    Call #: E OPPEL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama

    Heart of a samurai : based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama2010

    by Margi Preus

    Series: Heart Of A Samurai Series

    (6,725)

    Summary: In 1841, rescued by an American whaler after a terrible shipwreck leaves him and his four companions castaways on a remote island, fourteen-year-old Manjiro, who dreams of becoming a samurai, learns...  more »

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    Call #: J F PREUS

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The North water : a novel

    The North water : a novel2016

    by Ian McGuire

    (24,725)

    Summary: The Volunteer, a nineteenth-century Yorkshire whaling ship, becomes the stage for a confrontation between brutal harpooner Henry Drax and ex-army surgeon Patrick Sumner, the ship's medic, during a violent, ill-fated voyage to the Arctic.

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    Call #: F MCGUIRE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The whiteness of the whale

    The whiteness of the whale2013

    by David Poyer

    (148)

    Summary: After a tragic accident maims her laboratory assistant, Dr. Sara Pollard's career as a primate behaviorist lies in ruins. With nothing left to lose, Pollard, descendant of a Nantucket captain whose...  more »

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    Call #: F POYER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moby-Dick

    Moby-Dick2010

    by Herman Melville

    (410)

    Summary: An abridged retelling of the adventures of a young seaman when he joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick.

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    Call #: J F MELVILLE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details