The Last Fish Tale

The Fate of the Atlantic and Survival in Gloucester, America's Oldest Fishing Port and Most Original Town
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Author(s): Mark Kurlansky
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Jun 03, 2008
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (6.33 hours)
Product Number: Z100093682
Released: Jun 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481551441
Narrator/s: Grover Gardner
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Description

Fishing at sea, an ancient trade and a way of life that has defined coastal towns throughout history, may be coming to an end. The culture and traditions of coastal Britain and of seagoing nations everywhere are now threatened with extinction. Celebrated author Mark Kurlansky explores the fate of our oceans and the decline of our most ancient coastal enterprise. The book sends up a timely distress flare, one that brilliantly illuminates a colorful, exuberant, and poignant landscape, from Newlyn in Cornwall to Gloucester in Massachusetts. The result is a cultural, economic, environmental, and culinary bouillabaisse, the most compelling fish tale of our time.

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Author(s): Mark Kurlansky
Genre: History
Product Number EB00151421
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: #9780345507730

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