First published in 185I, Herman Melville's Moby Dick tells the story of Captain Ahab's pursuit of a white whale from the eyes of his crew member, Ishmael. Captain Ahab, a vengeful whaler, is on a quest for the elusive white whale-Moby Dick. He is obsessed with the whale ter it cripples him in their previous encounter. Thereafter, he risks the life of his crew in his pursuit of the whale. His obsession evokes fear and doubt in the mind of his crew members who, nonetheless, follow his instructions out of admiration for him. Will they be able to finally capture Moby Dick? Filled with adventure, suspense, danger and obsession, this fascinating timeless classic is a must read.