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The mortal sea : fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail

Autor: W Jeffrey Bolster
Editora: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, ©2012.
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Since the time of the Vikings, the Atlantic has shaped the lives of people who depend on it for survival, and people have shaped the Atlantic. In his account of this interdependency, Bolster, a historian and professional seafarer, takes us through a millennium-long environmental history of our impact on one of the largest ecosystems in the world.
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Gênero/Forma: Electronic books
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Formato Físico Adicional: Print version:
Bolster, W. Jeffrey.
Mortal sea.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, ©2012
(DLC) 2012010747
(OCoLC)780415768
Tipo de Material: Documento, Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento Recursos de internet, Arquivo de computador
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: W Jeffrey Bolster
ISBN: 9780674067219 0674067215
Número OCLC: 812925487
Prêmios: Winner of Bancroft Prize 2013
Descrição: 1 online resource (xi, 378 pages, [20] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Conteúdos: 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.
Outros Títulos: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail
Responsabilidade: W. Jeffrey Bolster.
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