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The Resource The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky

The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky

Label
The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town
Title
The last fish tale
Title remainder
the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Cod, Salt, " and "The Big Oyster" comes the colorful story of a way of life that for hundreds of years has defined much of America's coastlines but is slowly disappearing
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurlansky, Mark
Dewey number
639.209744/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SH222.M4
LC item number
K87 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fisheries
  • Fishing ports
  • Gloucester (Mass.)
Label
The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pole walkers -- First Gloucester story -- Tale of woe -- Island named Gloucester -- Scooning -- Replacements -- Among the rocks -- This gloire of Gloucester -- While Gloucester burns -- Fish is in us -- Sea and the seaside -- Surviving on the mainland
Control code
1235949
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Riverhead trade pbk. edition
Extent
xxix, 269 pages
Isbn
9781594483745
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1235949
  • (OCoLC)319536300
Label
The last fish tale : the fate of the Atlantic and survival in Gloucester, America's oldest fishing port and most original town, Mark Kurlansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pole walkers -- First Gloucester story -- Tale of woe -- Island named Gloucester -- Scooning -- Replacements -- Among the rocks -- This gloire of Gloucester -- While Gloucester burns -- Fish is in us -- Sea and the seaside -- Surviving on the mainland
Control code
1235949
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Riverhead trade pbk. edition
Extent
xxix, 269 pages
Isbn
9781594483745
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1235949
  • (OCoLC)319536300

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