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Children of the Light: The Rise and Fall of New Bedford Whaling and the Death of the Arctic Fleet

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Children of the Light: The Rise and Fall of New Bedford Whaling and the Death of the Arctic Fleet

by Allen, Everett S

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good+/Very Good+
ISBN 10
0316034223
ISBN 13
9780316034227
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Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company, 1973. 302pp/illus. The story of the 32 ill-fated American whaling vessels which were helplessly trapped or crushed in gale-driven pack ice in the Arctic. DJ has light chipping.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
DBookmahn's Used and Rare Military Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004887
Title
Children of the Light: The Rise and Fall of New Bedford Whaling and the Death of the Arctic Fleet
Author
Allen, Everett S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0316034223
ISBN 13
9780316034227
Publisher
Little, Brown & Company
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Date published
1973
Keywords
Whalers Fishing Arctic
Bookseller catalogs
History;

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Cloth
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chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]
First Edition
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