Book Signing: “Ahab’s Rolling Sea” by Richard J. King
Scholar Richard J. King, former teacher at The Maritime Studies Program of Williams College and Mystic Seaport Museum, will sign his latest book Ahab’s Rolling Sea: A Natural History of Moby-Dick about his journey through the natural history of Herman Melville’s master piece Moby-Dick in the Museum main store. Featuring a treasure chest of illustrations and an array of interviews with contemporary scientists, fishers, and whale watch operators, Ahab’s Rolling Sea offers new understanding not only into Moby-Dick and its author, but also into our evolving relationship with the sea.