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The Resource The Western Flyer : Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries, Kevin M. Bailey

The Western Flyer : Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries, Kevin M. Bailey

Label
The Western Flyer : Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries
Title
The Western Flyer
Title remainder
Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries
Statement of responsibility
Kevin M. Bailey
Title variation
Western Flyer
Title variation remainder
Steinbecks boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an environmental history of the Pacific fishing industry focusing on the original "Western Flyer," a boat immortalized in John Steinbeck's nonfiction classic "The Log from the Sea of Cortez."
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10434624
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Kevin McLean
Dewey number
639.2
Index
index present
LC call number
SH214.4
LC item number
.B35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steinbeck, John
  • Western Flyer (Ship)
  • Fisheries
  • Sardine fisheries
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries
Label
The Western Flyer : Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries, Kevin M. Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-142) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An iconic boat, Steinbeck, and Pacific fisheries -- Western Flyer -- Setting the stage -- The Sea of Cortez -- A grand trip on the Western Flyer -- The California sardine fishery -- A story of fortune, politics, and woe -- What happened to the sardines? -- The ecological view of Ed Ricketts -- Rose-colored sea -- Captain Dan Luketa and the Pacific Ocean perch fishery -- North to Alaska -- The return of the Western Flyer to the Aleutians and the red king crab fishery -- The gemini years -- A tale of the red-fleshed Pacific salmon -- The long road home -- End of the voyage
Control code
20439904
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 146 pages
Isbn
9780226116761
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014032434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn883646877
  • (OCoLC)883646877
Label
The Western Flyer : Steinbeck's boat, the Sea of Cortez, and the saga of Pacific fisheries, Kevin M. Bailey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-142) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An iconic boat, Steinbeck, and Pacific fisheries -- Western Flyer -- Setting the stage -- The Sea of Cortez -- A grand trip on the Western Flyer -- The California sardine fishery -- A story of fortune, politics, and woe -- What happened to the sardines? -- The ecological view of Ed Ricketts -- Rose-colored sea -- Captain Dan Luketa and the Pacific Ocean perch fishery -- North to Alaska -- The return of the Western Flyer to the Aleutians and the red king crab fishery -- The gemini years -- A tale of the red-fleshed Pacific salmon -- The long road home -- End of the voyage
Control code
20439904
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 146 pages
Isbn
9780226116761
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014032434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn883646877
  • (OCoLC)883646877

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