A reissue of Willard Price's classic adventure series set in the animal kingdom.
Hal and Roger Hunt are hoping to have a whale of a time when they agree to join the crew of a whaling ship. But as they begin working for the evil Captain Grindle, face dangerous battles with sharks, and then find themselves shipwrecked, the boys realise they're about to have a much bigger adventure than they bargained for.
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One of Willard Price's adventure stories featuring Hal and Roger Hunt. The boys are on a three-week whaling voyage from Honolulu. The opportunities are endless and, sure enough, the two encounter mutiny, shipwreck, sharks, and the whales themselves - as well as the brutal captain who dislikes them.About the Author:
WILLARD PRICE was born in 1887 in Peterborough, Ontario. He held a special interest for natural history, ethnology and exploration and made numerous expeditions for the American Museum of Natural History and the National Geographic Society. He went on to edit various magazines on travel and world affairs and spent six years working in Japan as foreign correspondent for New York and London newspapers. He wrote fourteen adventure stories featuring Hal and Roger Hunt and travelled in seventy-seven countries before his death in 1983.
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Book Description Red Fox, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99184710