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The Resource The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky

The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky

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The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town
Title
The last fish tale
Title remainder
the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky
Title variation
last fish tale
Title variation remainder
the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, Americas oldest fishing port and most original town
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Cod, Salt," and "The Big Oyster" comes the colorful story of a way of life that for hundreds of years has defined much of America's coastlines but is slowly disappearing
Summary
Provides a close-up look at the history of Gloucester, Massachusetts, America's oldest fishing port, how fishing and the culture of fishing have defined the coastal region, and how the disappearance of this way of life has transformed Gloucester
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Writing style
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229491
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kurlansky, Mark
Dewey number
639.209744/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SH222.M4
LC item number
K87 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fisheries
  • Fishing ports
  • Gloucester (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town
Label
The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[247]-253) and index
Control code
ocn176950070
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 269 p.
Isbn
9780345487278
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007051116
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)176950070
Label
The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[247]-253) and index
Control code
ocn176950070
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 269 p.
Isbn
9780345487278
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007051116
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)176950070

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