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2 edition of whale war found in the catalog.

whale war

David Day

whale war

by David Day

  • 130 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Douglas & McIntyre in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International Whaling Commission -- History.,
  • Whales.,
  • Whaling.,
  • Wildlife conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDavid Day.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 D39 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 168 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18607914M
    ISBN 100888945485

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      Directed by Ron Howard. With Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw. A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in , an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick/10(K).   Illustrations of whale products often depicted the meat in a can as the spread of canned meat helped introduce the general populace to whale consumption. 30 Other evidence shows a perception of whale meat as a lesser, inexpensive alternative to foods that were no longer available as the war by: 3.


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In a narrative as beguiling and mysterious as memory. The Lost Whale is a book that tells the story of a killer whale named “Luna” who loses track of his pod and chooses to befriend humans as a way to maintain his social life and identity.

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