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Mirror for Americans : likeness of the eastern seaboard, 1810.

Author: Ralph H Brown
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1968, ©1943.
Series: A Da Capo Press reprint edition.; American scene, comments and commentators.
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Brown, Ralph H. (Ralph Hall), 1898-1948.
Mirror for Americans.
New York, Da Capo Press, 1968 [©1943]
(OCoLC)605444074
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph H Brown
OCLC Number: 616845
Notes: "An unabridged republication of the first edition."
Description: xxxii, 312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: Prologue. A gentleman of Philadelphia plans a concise account of the seaboard --
Ch. 1. Natural traits --
Ch. 2. A view of the population --
Ch. 3. Ways of travel --
Ch. 4. The principal occupations --
Ch. 5. The maritime interests. River and inshore fisheries --
The cod fisheries: tonnage and number of seamen --
Effects of the Revolution --
Shore and bank fisheries --
Isle of shoals as example of shore fisheries --
Description of banks --
History of banks fishery --
Present conduct of the fishery --
The "Lydia" of Marblehead as example --
Harbors of New England fleet: Gloucester, Marblehead, Newburyport --
Salt making on Cape Cod --
Whaling --
Jefferson on the History of the whale fisheries --
Tonnage engaged: New Bedford and Nantucket Pre-eminent --
Shift of whaling to the Tropical Pacific --
Voyage of Captain Worth in 1792 --
Products of whaling industry.
Series Title: A Da Capo Press reprint edition.; American scene, comments and commentators.

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