Publisher: Tantor Audio; Unabridged edition (October 2, 2007)
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within the culture of the fitting typhoon, The Whale Warriors takes us on a hair-raising trip aboard a whale-saving pirate send with a vigilante workforce whose venture is to forestall unlawful eastern whaling within the stormy distant seas off Antarctica. for 2 months, journalist Peter Heller rode aboard the vegan pirate send Farley Mowat because it stalked its prey-a eastern whaling fleet-through the storms and ice of Antarctica. The send is black, flies below a jolly roger, and contains participants of the ocean Shepherd Society, an intensive environmental staff who're prepared to die to forestall unlawful whale looking. the ocean Shepherd send, led by means of the charismatic Captain Paul Watson-a modern day anti-Ahab-takes severe dangers in safety of whales and ratchets up the stakes. The send is nearly sunk two times, as soon as in a strength gale. Heller re-creates a nail-biting showdown while Watson and the workforce try to ram an incredible jap whaling send at the excessive seas, attempting to tear open its hull with a metal blade known as a "can opener." The crews on board either ships comprehend that there'll be no advice during this desolate a part of the sea. In thirty-five-foot seas, it's a lethal video game of Antarctic chook and a fast moving, rollicking event during which the stakes can't be larger.