The North Water
A NovelBook - 2016
The Volunteer, a nineteenth-century Yorkshire whaling ship, becomes the stage for a confrontation between brutal harpooner Henry Drax and ex-army surgeon Patrick Sumner, the ship's medic, during a violent, ill-fated voyage to the Arctic.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016
Characteristics: 255 p. ; 25 cm