Moby Dick

Moby Dick

By Herman Melville

  • Category: Fiction & Literature, Books, Action & Adventure, Classics
  • Type: ebook
  • Release Date: 2011-03-22
  • File Size: 1.02MB
  • Author: Herman Melville
  • App Ratings: 4/5 (477 App Reviews)

Score Ratings: 4
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Moby Dick Details

In his first battle with the great white whale, Captain Ahab lost his leg. Living with the constant reminder of his failure, Ahab gathers a second expedition, with the singular purpose of hunting and killing the beast that crippled him. Told from the perspective of crew-member Ishmael, the hunt for Moby Dick leads the crew ever further from civilization and deeper into the madness of their vengeful captain. At once a rousing adventure, a thorough examination of the whaling industry, and a dramatic tragedy on par with Shakespeare and the Greek playwrights, Moby Dick is the ultimate American literary epic.

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