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Book Signing: “Ahab’s Rolling Sea” by Richard J. King

December 7

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.