In the Heart of the Sea : The Epic True Story That Inspired `Moby-Dick’
by Nathaniel Philbrick
Editor: HarperCollins Publishers
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The epic of the real-life story of one of the most famous marine disasters of the nineteenth century – and inspiring for “Moby-Dick” – re-released to accompany a film to be released in December 2015, directed by Ron Howard with Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker and Cillian Murphy.When the Essex whaler set sail from Nantucket in 1819, the unthinkable happened.A single grain of dust in the immensity of the Pacific Ocean and helpless against the forces of nature – Essex was spurred and sunk by a raging whale sperm sperm, and his 20 or so crew members were forced to sail in three small boats.Ninety days later, only a handful of survivors were rescued and a terrifying story of despair, cannibalism and courage was revealed.One of the greatest sons of the sea ever spun, in the Heart of the Sea “is the true story of the extraordinary events that inspired Herman Melville’s masterpiece “Moby-Dick”.
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