The Yankee Whaler (Dover Maritime)

By: Ashley, Clifford

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One of the finest, most colorful and definitive studies of whaling ever published. Describes whaling trade, rigging, gear and handicrafts; construction and outfitting of ships, with fascinating details and anecdotes about whales and whaling waters, whaling men, methods of attack, crafts and routines, much more. Richly illustrated with 133 halftones, 17 line illustrations. Introduction by Robert Cushman Murphy. Bibliography.

Title: The Yankee Whaler (Dover Maritime)

Author Name: Ashley, Clifford

Categories: Marine Life,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486268543

ISBN Number 13: 9780486268545

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: ING9780486268545

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