- Sales Rank:7,566,384
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Media:Audio Cassette
- Number Of Items:4
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.4
- Dimensions (in):6.7 x 4.9 x 1.3
- Publication Date:November 2001
This epic story of Captain Ahab's incredible quest for the elusive great whale is widely regarded as the Great American novel. Melville's writing of the tale is told by Ishmael through w hose insight and consciousness the narrative takes shape. His longing for the sea is his sustenance. It could have been the author's too. Melville's own sailor experience provided the detailed background on the whaling industry and spawned the success and acclaim of this literary masterpiece.
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