Walvisvaart Boeken

The Yankee Whaler

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Ashley, Clifford W.: ca 1980 New York, softcover 156 pages with illustration. Autobiography of a Whaleman. Gives a very good view of the world of whaling in the 19th century ISBN 0486268543 In good condition

The South Sea Whaler

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An Annotated Bibliography of Published Historical, Literary, and Art Material Relating to Whaling in the Pacific Ocean in the Nineteenth Century
Forster, H: 1985 The Kendall Whaling Museum and Edward USA, hardcover 157 pages. Bibliography of books related to South Sea Whaling in the 19th Century 0937854220 In very good condition, no dustjacket.

4 Years A Whaling

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Purrington, P.F.: 1972 New Bedford USA, hardcover, no dustjacket 56 pages. The history and illustration of 34 whalers. In good condition

Old Whaling Days

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First edition 1895
Barron, William: 1895 First edition Hull, William Andrews and Co., hardcover 211 pages. Memories of a whaler in the late 19th century. In very good condition

The Cruise of the Gipsy

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The Journal of John Wilson, Surgeon on a Whaling Voyage to the Pacific Ocean 1839-1843
Forster, Honore: 1991 Fairfield Washington, hardcover 404 pages, illustrated and maps. ISBN 0877704880 In very good condition

Whale Fishery of New England

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Author Unknown: 1968, Reprint of the 1915 edition. New Bedford USA, softcover 63 pages, illustrated, about the Whalefishery in New England

Rites and Passages

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The Experience of American Whaling 1830-1870
Creighton, M: 1995 University of Cambridge, softcover 233 pages, with illustrations. A social history of American Whaling. ISBN 0521484480

South Lattitude

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Ommanney, F.D.: 1938 London, hardcover 308 pages, with photo's. In 1929, the author, a lecturer in zoology at the East London College (later renamed Queen Mary College), decided that he needed a change. So he applied for a position as a scientist, to study whales (carcasses), on the “Discovery” expedition, and was promptly given a berth on the ‘Antarctic’, a Norwegian factory ship sailing out of Barry Docks (Cardiff, South Wales), to South Georgia (in the Southern Ocean).

Down to the South Ocean

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Nicol, C.W.: About 1980 Japan Whaling Association, softcover 36 pages. Report of Nicol on a Whaling trip. Nicol is a Welshman who lives in Japan. Whaling Propaganda of the Japanese Whaling Association.

The Arctic Whalers

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Lubbock: 1937 Glasgow gebonden 483 blz.. Geschiedenis van de walvisvaartschepen en de Engelse walvisvaart door de eeuwen.

Het hart van de zee

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De tragedie van een walvisvaarder
Philbrick, N: 2000 Amsterdam, hardcover met papieromslag 317 blz.. Het verhaal van de walvisvaarder Essex, die ten onder ging aan een woeste Potvis. Reconstructie van de ramp en het lot van de overlevenden die 3 maanden op zee verbleven. ISBN 9026316402 In zeer goede staat

Steam Whaling in the Western Arctic

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Bockstoce, J.R.: 1977 New Bedford USA, softcover 127 pages. About the Steamwhalers, with photographs and backgroundinformation. Also the History

Schoolplaat Willem Barendsz

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De laatste bloeiperiode van de Nederlandse Arctische Walvis- en Robbevangst 1761-1775

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Dekker, P: 1971 Zaltbommel, gebonden met papieromslag 328 blz., met foto''s en illustraties

Smeerenburg: Holland op zijn koudst

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Lauwrens Haquebord e.a.: 1983 Groningen, softcover 75 blz.. Diverse onderwerpen over de oude arctische walvisvangst

Abenteuer Walfang

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Wale, Manner und das Meer
Jurgens, Hans Peter: 1977 Koehler Herford, gebonden met papieromslag 136 blz.. Over walvisvangst, de schepen, de mannen etc., met mooie illustraties

Of Whales and Men

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Robertson, R.B.: Alfred A. Knopf New York 1954, bound without a dustwrap 300 pages. The live of whalers in the fifty's. With photographs

Demon of the Waters

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The True Story of the Mutiny on the Whaleship Globe
Gregory Gibson: 2002 Boston, paperback 308 pages. The history of the mutiny in 1824

Berenjagers en robbenvanger

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Viksten, Albert: Berenjagers en robbenvangers, 1935 Amsterdam, 144 Blz., bekend boek over de robbenvangst bij spitsbergen, met fotomateriaal.

Ambassador to the Penguins

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A Naturalist's Year Aboard a Yankee Whaleship
A Naturalist's Year Aboard a Yankee Whaleship: Eleanor Mathews, Boston 2003, bound with dustwrap 353 pages. The diary of a naturalist who spend a year aboard of a New Bedford Whaleship. With photographs.