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Men and whales

Author: Richard Ellis
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author chronicles the history of whaling in both hemispheres, and discusses regulation and anti-whaling movements.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ellis, Richard, 1938-
Men and whales.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1991
(OCoLC)755282790
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ellis
ISBN: 0394558391 9780394558394
OCLC Number: 21911182
Description: xv, 542 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: The quarry --
Man meets whale --
The later history of early whaling --
Inshore whaling --
The sperm whale fishery --
Right and gray whaling --
The heavy artillery --
Aboriginal whaling --
Whaling outside the Antarctic --
Antarctic fortunes --
The beginning of the end --
The anti-whaling movement --
After the moratorium.
Responsibility: Richard Ellis.

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The author chronicles the history of whaling in both hemispheres, and discusses regulation and anti-whaling movements.

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