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The Sea Captain and His Ladies

by Sheila Ryan Wallace

  • 121 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Infinity Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10670849M
    ISBN 100741413639
    ISBN 109780741413635

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    Widely considered as one of the greatest American novels, Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, written by Herman Melville in , is either a story about the hunt of a dangerous whale by a madman that shows Melville's work, or an encyclopedia on whaling and cetology with a Framing both. The plot follows a man named Ishmael, that, infatuated with the sea (apparently, it's a periodical thing.   Great Books for Boaters to Read at Home or On the Water. It seems that in these uncertain times, many of us are getting our escape from land through the ever-changing waters of a good book. No matter what your interest is, the Sea Tow Foundation has created a list of books that can whisk your imagination away.


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