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, New York :, Henry Holt and Company,, 2016.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Characteristics: 255 pages ; 25 cm