Moby Dick, Or, The Whale

Moby Dick, Or, The Whale

Book - 1990
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From the ancient classics to the recent masterpieces, the Great Books of the Western World is the ultimate introduction to the ideas, stories, and discoveries that have shaped modern civilization. Authoritative and accurate, this collection represents the essential core of the Western literary canon, compiling 517 of the most significant achievements in literature, history, philosophy, and science.
Publisher: Chicago ; London : Encyclopaedia Britannica, c1990
ISBN: 9780852295311
Characteristics: xx, 395 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Twain, Mark 1835-1910


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Nov 07, 2014

Ishmael goes whaling with a friend but the Captain, Ahab, wants revenge on the whale Moby Dick for eating his leg. They kill lots of whales, meet many crazy people who are prophetic, meet other ships, go through tragedies, sail around, and end up all dying against Moby Dick except for Ishmael.


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