So ends this day :the Portuguese in American whaling, 1765-1927 /Donald Warrin.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-271186

Description

416 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Whaling History.
Whaling Social aspects History.
Portuguese Americans History.
Cape Verdean Americans History.
Azorean Americans History.
Whalers (Persons) History.
Ethnic relations.
Economic conditions.

Originator

Warrin, Donald.

Contents

Background -- Beginnings of the American whaling industry -- Heyday of American whaling, 1835-1860 -- Decline of American whaling, 1860-1900 -- End of American pelagic whaling, 1900-1927 -- Conclusion -- Epilogue.

Publication

North Dartmouth, Mass. : University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture

Publisher Series

Portuguese in the Americas series ; 13

Description

416 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-382) and index.
Complimentary copy, 2012.

ISBN

1933227281 (alk. paper)
9781933227283 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks SH383.2.W376 2010

Places

New England