Surviving the Essex
The Afterlife of America's Most Storied Shipwreck
David O. Dowling

University Press of New England



Contents

• Acknowledgments
• Prologue
• Who Shot Owen Coffin?
• Damage Control
• Nickerson and Lewis: Selling the Tale
• Lightning Strikes Twice: The
Two Brothers
• Night Watchman
• The Real Ahab
• Coda: A Whale’s Motives
• Notes
• Index

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