The author of several bestselling books of narrative history, Nathaniel Philbrick (b. 1956) won the National Book Award in Nonfiction for In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which was later adapted into a popular film. Further books include The Last Stand, on the Battle of Little Bighorn, as well as Bunker Hill and Valiant Ambition, both on the American Revolution. He lives on Nantucket Island.

Bestsellers

Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War
In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution
Away Off Shore: Nantucket Island and Its People, 1602-1890
Why Read Moby-Dick?
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale
King Philip's War: The History and Legacy of America's Forgotten Conflict (Revised Edition)
The Loss of the Ship Essex, Sunk by a Whale: First-Person Accounts
Ben's Revolution: Benjamin Russell and the Battle of Bunker Hill

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Title: Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Away Off Shore: Nantucket Island and Its People, 1602-1890, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Why Read Moby-Dick?, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Moby-Dick: or, The Whale, Author: Herman Melville
Title: King Philip's War: The History and Legacy of America's Forgotten Conflict (Revised Edition), Author: Eric B. Schultz
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Title: The Loss of the Ship Essex, Sunk by a Whale: First-Person Accounts, Author: Thomas Nickerson
Title: Im Herzen der See: Die letzte Fahrt des Walfängers Essex, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Title: Ben's Revolution: Benjamin Russell and the Battle of Bunker Hill, Author: Nathaniel Philbrick