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The history of modern whaling

Author: J N Tønnessen; Arne Odd Johnsen
Publisher: London : C. Hurst & Co. ; Canberra : Australian National University Press, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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History of modern whaling from 1846 to 1978. Shortened and updated version of a work originally published in Norwegian in 4 volumes under the title 'Den moderne hvalfangsts historie: opprinnelse og utvikling.' The comprehensive source references and notes have been omitted, but can be easily retrieved from the end of the same chapters in the Norwegian version.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J N Tønnessen; Arne Odd Johnsen
ISBN: 0905838238 9780905838236 0708107494 9780708107492
OCLC Number: 8860504
Notes: Translation and shortened version of: Den moderne hvalfangsts historie.
Description: xx, 798 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Moderne hvalfangsts historie.
Responsibility: J.N. Tønnessen, A.O. Johnsen ; translated from the Norwegian by R.I. Christophersen.

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History of modern whaling from 1846 to 1978. Shortened and updated version of a work originally published in Norwegian in 4 volumes under the title 'Den moderne hvalfangsts historie: opprinnelse og utvikling.' The comprehensive source references and notes have been omitted, but can be easily retrieved from the end of the same chapters in the Norwegian version.

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