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Yorkshire"s whaling days

Jack Dykes

Yorkshire"s whaling days

by Jack Dykes

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Published by Dalesman in Clapham, N. Yorkshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yorkshire (England),
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Whaling -- England -- Yorkshire (England) -- History.,
    • Yorkshire (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jack Dykes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSH383.5.G7 D94
      The Physical Object
      Pagination65 p. :
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3804859M
      ISBN 100852065701
      LC Control Number81110035
      OCLC/WorldCa8113608

        Philip Hoare's top 10 whale tales There is more to whale-based literature than just Moby-Dick, writes the social historian and author of Leviathan, Author: Guardian Staff.   His book, The Last Whale (Fremantle Press ), chronicles the last days of whaling in Australia and the lives of the activists and the whalers. Much of the material for this article is not in Author: Chris Pash.

      One theme to emerge from Dolin’s book is the oblique angle the history of whaling forms with political history. To whalers, nation-states were usually irrelevant and sometimes a hazard.   A Los Angeles Times Best Non-Fiction Book of A Boston Globe Best Non-Fiction Book of Editors pick as one of the 10 best history books of Winner of the John Lyman Award for U. S. Maritime History, given by the North American Society for Oceanic History "The best history of American whaling to come along in a /5(8).

      Books Museum Publications Art Books Children Cook Books Cultural Books Knots Local History Books The Ashley Book of Knots. $ Braided Cording Basket. $ Local Books American Offshore Whaling Voyages. $ Lighting the Way: Historic Women of the Southcoast View all (2) 2. Whaling. In Whitby merchants formed a Whale Fishing company and equipped two ships The Sea Nymph and the Henry and Mary. But it wasn’t successful the catch was 3 whales for the year. Determined to have better success they equipped another two ships in Dolphin and Anne this time they had more success the Henry and Mary catching five.


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