Thar She Blows Again: The History of Whales and America (Part 2) | WBEZ
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Thar She Blows Again: The History of Whales and America (Part 2)

BackStory shoots up from the depths and spouts another great episode exploring the extraordinary tale of whales and whaling in America. Brian, Nathan, Joanne and Ed uncover the story of Cabin Boys who were women in disguise, find out why a decomposing whale was turned away from a Midwestern Town, and learn all about the Black whaler and entrepreneur who became one of the wealthiest men in America.






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