Results for General Fiction + 19th Century, set in On The High Seas

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  • The North Water: A Novel
    Ian McGuire
    Hardcover: 03/15/2016
     
    A nineteenth-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in this dark, sharp, and ...
  • The Ghost of the Mary Celeste
    Valerie Martin
    Paperback: 02/03/2015
     
    A captivating, atmospheric return to historical fiction that is every bit as convincing and engrossing as ...
  • Darwin: A Life in Poems
    Ruth Padel
    Paperback: 10/09/2012
     
    This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin,...
  • Jamrach's Menagerie: A Novel
    Carol Birch
    Paperback: 06/12/2012
     
    A thrilling and powerful novel about a young boy lured to sea by the promise of adventure and reward, with ...
  • Bright and Distant Shores: A Novel
    Dominic Smith
    Paperback: 09/13/2011
     
    From the award-winning author of The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre and The Beautiful Miscellaneous comes a...
  • Sea of Poppies
    Amitav Ghosh
    Paperback: 09/29/2009
     
    A motley array of sailors and stowaways, coolies and convicts embark on a voyage across the Indian Ocean in ...
  • The Terror: A Novel
    Dan Simmons
    Paperback: 12/01/2007
     
    The men on board HMS Terror have every expectation of triumph; part of the 1845 Franklin Expedition, they set ...

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