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The Resource America's early whalemen : Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750, John A. Strong

America's early whalemen : Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750, John A. Strong

Label
America's early whalemen : Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750
Title
America's early whalemen
Title remainder
Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750
Statement of responsibility
John A. Strong
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book highlights the essential contribution of Native peoples of the Northeast to shore whaling and the early development of Long Island"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
AzTeS/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strong, John A.
Dewey number
639.2/8089973074721
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.A35
LC item number
S75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Native peoples of the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian whalers
  • Indian whalers
  • Algonquian Indians
  • Algonquian Indians
  • Whaling
Label
America's early whalemen : Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750, John A. Strong
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The whale in aboriginal Long Island culture -- Drift whales : a contentious asset -- Sachems, entrepreneurs, and conflicting sovereignties -- Origins of "ye whaling design" on Long Island -- New needs, old traditions : the cultural impact of "ye whale design" -- Debt peonage and indentured servitude -- Papasaquin's world : politics, economics, and family in seventeenth-century Long Island -- Leaving the shore : the end of an era
Control code
on1031341029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 232 pages
Isbn
9780816537181
Lccn
2018009207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1031341029
Label
America's early whalemen : Indian shore whalers on Long Island, 1650-1750, John A. Strong
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The whale in aboriginal Long Island culture -- Drift whales : a contentious asset -- Sachems, entrepreneurs, and conflicting sovereignties -- Origins of "ye whaling design" on Long Island -- New needs, old traditions : the cultural impact of "ye whale design" -- Debt peonage and indentured servitude -- Papasaquin's world : politics, economics, and family in seventeenth-century Long Island -- Leaving the shore : the end of an era
Control code
on1031341029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 232 pages
Isbn
9780816537181
Lccn
2018009207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1031341029

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