Call me Ishmael.
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Moby Dick is a legendary sea monster and the titular main antagonist of the 1851 classic Herman Melville novel of the same name. Although the beast is destructive, powerful, and wild, multiple interpretations of Moby Dick's character have risen. Some believe him to merely be an animal acting out of sheer instinct, but Captain Ahab and many whalers think of him as a sentient, dangerous, and malevolent supernatural entity. Moby Dick is a gigantic albino sperm whale and a fearsome monster that…
The Quarter-Deck“What do ye do when ye see a whale, men?” “Sing out for him!” was the impulsive rejoinder from a score of clubbed voices. “Good!” cried Ahab, with a wild approval in his tones;...
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El capitán Ahab, apoyado sobre su pierna fabricada con una mandíbula de cachalote, empuja a su tripulación del Pequod al desastre en su obsesión por acabar con la ballena blanca, con Moby Dick; esa reencarnación del mal que mutiló su cuerpo y su alma para siempre. Una novela de aventuras imprescindible, un compendio sobre los balleneros y el mar y un clásico de la literatura universal de todos los tiempos.
Friday essay: the Rise and Fall of oil in popular culture
The search for oil was once depicted in movies and books as a boys' own adventure. But as films such as Deepwater Horizon show, in an age of anxieties over fossil fuels, oil's story is now a darker one.