Sometimes we kill the whale. Sometimes the whaling kills us.When Ishmael joins
the crew of the Pequod he is told of the danger he faces, but he still longs for
the adventure that whale-hunting brings. As the ship travels the globe looking
for its prey, Ishmael realises that there is more to their mission than oil,
blubber and riches. Captain Ahab is a man consumed by obsession, but will he
ever find the elusive Moby Dick? This tale beautifully depicts the power and
mystery of the magnificent whale, and the trials of those who seek to harm him.
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