Thar She Blows - Whaling in the Age of Expansion
Whaling was America's first trade monopoly. Ships set sail from the whaling center of New England and searched for the migratory mammals across the seven seas. Voyages often lasted up to four years but those who returned safely to Nantucket and New Bedford brought in $9 million in annual profits. Try your skill at this game - If you win, it's no fluke!!