Selected Bibliography

Creighton, Margaret S. Rites and Passages: The Experience of American Whaling, 1830-1870. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Druett, Joan. In the Wake of Madness: The Murderous Voyage of the Whaleship Sharon. New York: Algonquin Books, 2004.

Poole, Dorothy Cottle. "Mutinous But Not Mutiny."Dukes County Intelligencer 18.4 (1977).

Railton, Arthur. "Six Island Whalemen Murdered in History’s Most Brutal Mutiny." Dukes County Intelligencer: 31.1 (1989).

Schneider, Paul. Enduring Shores. New York: Henry Holt & Co., 2000.

Spears, John Randolph. The Story of the New England Whalers. New York: The MacMillan Co. 1908.

Stoddard, Doris C. "Mutiny in the Ship John & Edward" Dukes County Intelligencer 18.2 (1976).

"Overview of American Whaling; Ship Life." New Bedford Whaling Museum.

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