Sons and Seals : A Voyage to the Ice. (ISER ed.)


WRIGHT, Guy David. Sons and Seals : A Voyage to the Ice. (St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada) : Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1984). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-[ix],(1),[1]-129,(1) + 14 p. of plates. 8vo, trade paperback with colour photo on front.

The title has an ampersand : Sons & Seals.

Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.29.

Guy David Wright (b.1952).

1. Introducfion;
2. History and Background;
3. Rites of Spring;
4. Day on the Ice;
5. Hoods and Cats;
6. Returning;
7. Why Do Sealers Seal?
8. The Death of Sealing;

Appendices :
I. Canada's Policy on Seals and Sealing;
II. World Wildlife Fund's Position on the 1982 Seal Hunt;
III. Captain Paul Watson of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.
Selected Annotated Bibliography 119

Maps, Figure and Photographs:
Harp Seal Migration Route
The Voyage
The Ship's Layout [the M.V. Hector]
Newfoundland Seal Hunt, circa 1900 (following page 25)
At the Front, Spring 79 (following page 71).

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Title: Sons and Seals : A Voyage to the Ice. (ISER ed.)

Author Name: WRIGHT, Guy David Newfoundland Social and Economic Studies No.29.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, ISER, St. John's, 1984, ISBN:0919666450: 1984

ISBN Number: 0919666450

ISBN Number 13: 9780919666450

Seller ID: 4338

Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND SEALS CANADA NAUTICAL FISHERIES CANADIAN SEALING SEAL HUNT SEALING SEAL HUNT HISTORY,