Compass
In The Hurricane’s Eye

Overview

The thrilling story of the Revolutionary War finale and a finalist for the George Washington Book Prize.

Reviews

"Philbrick follows up his previous popular history illuminating lesser-known aspects of the Revolutionary War with another insightful and accessible account…"

Publishers Weekly

In the Heart of the Sea

Overview

Now a major motion picture directed by Ron Howard, this Winner of the 2000 National Book Award for Nonfiction tells the riveting true story that inspired Melville's Moby-Dick. In 2019, the National Endowment for the Arts selected In the Heart of the Sea for their NEA Big Read program.

Reviews

"A book that gets in your bones...Philbrick has created an eerie thriller from a centuries old tale....Scrupulously researched and eloquently written...it would have earned Melville's admiration."

The New York Times Book Review

Mayflower

Overview

A 2007 Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in History, Mayflower will be released in a new expanded trade paperback edition in June 2020 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Mayflower's arrival in Plymouth. Find out more >

Reviews

"Vivid and remarkably fresh...Philbrick has recast the Pilgrims for our age of searching and turmoil."

The New York Times Book Review



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