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The whalers

Author: A B C Whipple; Herbert H Quarmby; Time-Life Books.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1979.
Series: Seafarers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bibliography:p.172.
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Genre/Form: History
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Whipple, A.B.C. (Addison Beecher Colvin), 1918-
Whalers.
Alexandria, Va. : Time-Life Books, ©1979
(OCoLC)656164211
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A B C Whipple; Herbert H Quarmby; Time-Life Books.
ISBN: 0809426722 9780809426720 0809426714 9780809426713
OCLC Number: 4593013
Description: 176 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Yankee scourges of "the great Leviathan" --
"Into the charmed, churned circle" --
Triumph's hellish ritual: cutting in and trying out --
A heroic tradition from Stone Age times --
God Almighty of the quarter-deck --
A Yankee ocean 10,000 miles from home --
A whale of a show for stay-at-homes --
The whaling life: life alone or life aboard --
Folk art from the scrimshander's blade --
The devilfish of Baja California --
The ultimate ordeal by fire and ice.
Series Title: Seafarers.
Responsibility: by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books.

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Bibliography:p.172.

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