Title: Season of the Seal : The International Storm over Canada's Seal Hunt.
Publisher:  Breakwater, St. John's, 1979, ISBN:0919948626
Seller ID: 12055
COISH, Calvin. Season of the Seal : The International Storm over Canada's Seal Hunt. (St. John's, Nfld) : Breakwater, (1979). First Edition. Pp (2),iv,(1),1-296. 8vo, art-illustrated white cardcovers. For Coish (b.1948) see ENL I:476. "It is difficult, if not impossible to separate the issue of Canada's seal hunt from human emotions, or, for that matter, it is difficult toresist the urge to play up the gory and sensational in an age of omniprese nt media." - from rear cover. Chapters : 1. A Cause for the World; 2. The Humble Beginnings; 3. Years of Steam and Steel; 4. Heroes and Anti-Heroes; 5. A War and a Depression; 6. World War II and the Forties; 7. Ripples of Concern; 8. From Ripples to Waves; 9. The Campaign Levels Off; 10. An Occasional Rumble; 11. 1976: Another Stormy Season; 12. Franz, Brigitte and a Castof Hundreds [Franz Weber, Brigitte Bardot, &c]; 13. Postscript '77; 14. Th e Sealers Fight Back; 15. Dear Editor; 16. In Perspective; 17. Epilogue. With bibliography and index. Very good. 15.00