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The Resource The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail, W. Jeffrey Bolster

The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail, W. Jeffrey Bolster

Label
The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail
Title
The mortal sea
Title remainder
fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail
Statement of responsibility
W. Jeffrey Bolster
Title variation
Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the environmental history of commercial fishing in the North Atlantic Ocean and the relationship between humans and the sea
Writing style
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10151943
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bolster, W. Jeffrey
Dewey number
639.209163/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SH213.5
LC item number
.B65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fisheries
  • Fishers
  • Atlantic Coast (New England)
  • Atlantic Coast (Canada)
Target audience
adult
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fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail
Label
The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail, W. Jeffrey Bolster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the historic ocean -- Depleted European seas and the discovery of America -- Plucking the low-hanging fruit -- The sea serpent and the mackerel jig -- Making the case for caution -- Waves in a troubled sea -- An avalanche of cheap fish -- Epilogue : changes in the sea
Control code
2012010747
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 378 p.
Isbn
9780674047655
Lccn
2012010747
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail, W. Jeffrey Bolster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : the historic ocean -- Depleted European seas and the discovery of America -- Plucking the low-hanging fruit -- The sea serpent and the mackerel jig -- Making the case for caution -- Waves in a troubled sea -- An avalanche of cheap fish -- Epilogue : changes in the sea
Control code
2012010747
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 378 p.
Isbn
9780674047655
Lccn
2012010747
Other physical details
ill., maps

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