Herman Melville books a Google doodle slot in celebration of Moby Dick

Herman Melville books: Remembering the author of 'Moby Dick' Christian Science Monitor
The Google homepage today depicts a white whale, a choppy sea, and a skiff captained by a one-legged harpooner. The doodle, of course, is an homage to "Moby Dick," which was first published 161 years ago, by Herman Melville. So who was Melville, ...

Herman Melville books a Google doodle slot in celebration of Moby Dick The Guardian
The search engine's tribute to Melville's best known work coincides with the 161st anniversary of the novel's first publication in Britain in 1851. The doodle depicts a scene from the book in which Captain Ahab commandeers a boat to strike at the huge ...



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