The Real Hateful Whale that Haunted Melville

From:Moby Dick: Heart of a Whale

  • 3m 28s
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At the age of 22, Herman Melville joined a whale ship bound for the South Pacific. Aboard, he's lent a copy of "Shipwreck of the Whale-Ship Essex," a true story about a vengeful whale that will capture his imagination.