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Ahab"s daughter.

Thackara, James

Ahab"s daughter.

by Thackara, James

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Published by Abacus .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination232p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21322491M
ISBN 100349100039
OCLC/WorldCa19129741

Author Naslund takes up the tale of the young wife Ahab mentions but briefly in Moby Dick. It takes place during and after the loss of the Pequod during its fatal hunt for the great White Whale and is the first-person memoir of Una book is so literary, so well crafted for its subject that I can't believe it was written in and not in the late 's. Ahab's Wife joins a distinguished tradition of literary works inspired by Moby-Dick. Sena Jeter Naslund's homage to Melville is steeped in his work and at the same time explores a world that Melville left largely uncharted: the world of woman's experience in nineteenth-century America.

Answer: King Ahab, according to the Bible, was the son of King was one of Israel's most powerful rulers. He reigned over the Northern Ten Tribes of Israel from to B.C. Many consider Ahab the WORST ruler that ancient Israel ever had. Ahab’s Family Killed. 10 Now there were in Samaria seventy sons of the house of Ahab. So Jehu wrote letters and sent them to Samaria: to the officials of Jezreel, [] to the elders and to the guardians of Ahab’s children. He said, 2 “You have your master’s sons with you and you have chariots and horses, a fortified city and weapons. Now as soon as this letter reaches you, 3 choose the.

Omri left to Ahab an empire that comprised not only territory east of the Jordan River, in Gilead and probably Bashan, but also the land of Moab, whose king was southern kingdom of Judah, if not actually subject to Omri, was certainly a subordinate ally. And Ahab’s marriage to Jezebel, daughter of Ethbaal of Sidon, revived an alliance with the Phoenicians that had been in. Ahab's Death. Why do we consider Ahab the antagonist, or villain, of Herman Melville's Moby-Dick?He is an old, abrasive, strict sea captain. He explains to his crew that he wants ''to chase that.


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During the summer before university she is sent to Europe on the Grand Tour, despite the misgivings of her lawyer father, a weekend cold-warrior who spends his spare rime defending rhe purity of American airspace from whimsical Russian incursions Trapped on a Greek island by the Cyprus crisis Author: James Thackara.

Ahab's Daughter book. Read reviews from world’s Ahabs daughter. book community for readers. Kate Cooper is eighteen, the bookish daughter of Cape Cod puritans alarmed /5.

Ahab's Daughter is the rollicking first novel in The Werewhale Saga, a series of fantasy adventures. If you like tenacious heroines, supernatural twists, and high seas suspense, then you'll love Ron Vitale's entertaining follow-up to Herman Melville's literary classic.

Captain Ahab's daughter refuses to let her brother be lost to the sea's call and the mysteries of their father's stories. Determined, Morgan tracks down Ishmael and convinces him to help her on a quest to find and bring back her brother who searches for the fabled island of Morgan and Ishmael are captured by mercenaries far out at sea, they convince their captors to head Pages: Welcome.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : James Thackara. 6 Jehoram married Ahab's daughter and followed the sinful example of Ahab's family and the other kings of Israel.

He disobeyed the LORD by doing wrong, 7 but because the LORD had made a solemn promise to King David that someone from his family would always rule in Judah, he refused to wipe out David's descendants.

A magnificent, vast, and enthralling saga, Sena Jeter Naslund's Ahab's Wife is a remarkable epic spanning a rich, eventful, and dramatic life. Inspired by a brief passage in Moby Dick, it is the story of Una, exiled as a child to live in a lighthouse, removed from the physical and emotional abuse of a religion-mad is the romantic adventure of a young woman setti4/5(K).

Ahab married Jezebel, the daughter of the King of Tyre. 1 Kings 16–22 tells the story of Ahab and Jezebel, and indicates that Jezebel was a dominant influence on Ahab, persuading him to abandon Yahweh and establish the religion of Baal in Israel.

Ahab’s Daughter is the rollicking first novel in The Werewhale Saga, a series of fantasy adventures. If you like tenacious heroines, supernatural twists, and high seas suspense, then you’ll love Ron Vitale’s entertaining follow-up to Herman Melville’s literary classic.

Now Jehoshaphat had riches and honor in abundance, and joined affinity with Ahab. 2 Chronicles And God said to Solomon, Because this was in thine heart, and thou hast not asked riches, wealth, or honour, nor the life of thine enemies, neither yet hast asked long life; but hast asked wisdom and knowledge for thyself, that thou mayest judge my people, over whom I have made thee king:.

Ahab's Wife or The Star Gazer Sena Jeter Naslund, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary Captain Ahab was neither my first husband nor my last. This is destined to be remembered as one of the most-recognized first sentences in literature—along with "Call me Ishmael.".

In Kidd’s (The Invention of Wings,etc.) feminist take on the New Testament, Jesus has a wife whose fondest longing is to is the daughter of Matthias, head scribe to Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee. She demonstrates an exceptional aptitude for writing, and Matthias, for a time, indulges her with reed pens, papyri, and other 16 C.E.

office supplies. Then Jehu went to Jezebel’s palace. When she heard that he was coming, she put on makeup, did her hair, and waited by her upstairs window.

When Jehu arrived, she greeted him rudely. Ahab’s Daughter is the rollicking first novel in The Werewhale Saga, a series of fantasy adventures. If you like tenacious heroines, supernatural twists, and high seas suspense, then you’ll love Ron Vitale’s entertaining follow-up to Herman Melville’s literary classic.

Buy Ahab’s Daughter today for. Athaliah (Hebrew: עֲתַלְיָה ‎, ʻAtalya; Greek: Γοθολία; Latin: Athalia) was the daughter of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel of Israel, the queen consort of Judah as the wife of King Jehoram, a descendant of King David, and later queen regnant c. – BC. He married Jezebel, daughter of Ethbaal king of Tyre; and in obedience to her wishes, caused temple to be built to Baal in Samaria itself; and an oracular grove to be consecrated to Astarte.

See (1 Kings ) One of Ahabs chief tastes was for splendid architecture which he showed by building an ivory house and several cities.

Author. Ron Vitale. About the Book. The Werewhale Saga is a fantasy series filled with supernatural twists and high seas suspense that is an entertaining follow-up to Herman Melville’s Moby I worked with Ron on this cover, the three original prototypes looked.

Ahab’s Daughter is the rollicking first novel in The Werewhale Saga, a series of fantasy adventures. If you like tenacious heroines, supernatural twists, and high seas suspense, then you’ll love Ron Vitale’s entertaining follow-up to Herman Melville’s literary classic.

Each book .Welcome to the website of Captain Ahab's Rare Books. I'd like to be notified of new arrivals in the following categories. Check all categories that are of interest to you.Ahab’s story appears in 1Kgs through1Kgs This material has been placed into a collection known as the Deuteronomistic History (Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings).

This was a massive literary work, unparalleled in terms of scale by anything yet uncovered from the ancient Near most Judeans were no doubt illiterate and could not afford to own copies of this work, the history.