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Whaling and Old Salem
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Frances Diane Robotti
Categories: Fisheries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1950 - Publisher:

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Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Jay Dolin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A Los Angeles Times Best Non-Fiction Book of 2007 A Boston Globe Best Non-Fiction Book of 2007 Amazon.com Editors pick as one of the 10 best history books of 2007 Winner of the 2007 John Lyman Award for U. S. Maritime History, given by the North American Society for Oceanic
Whaling and Old Salem
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Frances Diane Robotti
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983-05-01 - Publisher:

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On the Northwest
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Robert Lloyd Webb
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: UBC Press

On the Northwest is the first complete history of commercial whaling in the Pacific Northwest from its shadowy origins in the late 1700s to its demise in western Canada in 1967. Whaling in the eastern North Pacific represented a century and a half of exploration and exploitation which involved the
Gone A-Whaling
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Jim Murphy
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Surveys the history of the whaling industry from its earliest days to the present, focusing on the young boys who managed to sign on for whaling voyages.