Selected Bibliography

De Pauw, Linda Grant. Seafaring Women. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1982.

Dolan, Eric Jay. Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America. New York: W.W. Norton& Co., 2007.

Druett, Joan. Hen Frigates: Wives of Merchant Captains Under Sail. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.

Druett, Joan. Petticoat Whalers: Whaling Wives at Sea, 1820-1920. Auckland: Collins Publishers, 1991.

Druett, Joan. editor, She Was a Sister Sailor: The Whaling Journals of Mary Brewster 1845-1851. Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., 1992.

Norling, Lisa. Captain Ahab Had A Wife: New England Women and the Whalefishery, 1720-1870. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Railton, Arthur. The History of Martha’s Vineyard: How We Got to Where We Are. Beverly, Massachusetts: Commonwealth Editions, 2006.

Schwabel, Peg Connolly. “Whaling Wives”, Cobblestone Magazine, Volume 5 Number 4. April 1984.

Whiting, Emma Mayhew & Henry Beetle Hough. Whaling Wives. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1953.

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