4 edition of The world of the fish found in the catalog.
The world of the fish
|LC Classifications||PS3551.N4544 W67 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||318 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||318|
|LC Control Number||96069165|
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Kurlansky discussed his book Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World, published by Penguin USA. The book focused on how cod has mattered more that any other fish in human history. Cod spans a thousand years and four continents. From the Vikings, who pursued the codfish across the Atlantic, and the enigmatic Basques, who first commercialized it in medieval times, to Bartholomew Gosnold, who named Cape Cod inand Clarence Birdseye, who founded an industry on frozen cod in the s, Mark Kurlansky introduces the explorers, merchants, writers, chefs, and of course.
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