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5.0 out of 5 stars This book needs to be longer!
I would like to believe that Melville was years (maybe centuries) ahead of his time, but more than likely he was just plain nuts, apparently stalking Hawthorne and who knows what else. This shouldn't stop you from enjoying the fun though! In MD we basically have two ideas going on, with Ahab's whole monomaniac pursuit of the whale bookending hundreds of pages that...
Published on 24 Aug. 1999

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3.0 out of 5 stars It blows (half of the time at least)
One of the most famous and celebrated novels ever written, Herman Melville's "Moby-Dick" is a towering novel in world literature whose legendary story of the doomed whaling ship the Pequod setting off with its mad Captain Ahab at the helm to destroy the fabled white whale Moby-Dick, is so well known that most people who've never read the book know what it's about...
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Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics) by Herman Melville (Paperback - 27 Feb. 2003)
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