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The Liberty to Take Fish : Atlantic Fisheries and Federal Power in Nineteenth-Century America

Title
The Liberty to Take Fish : Atlantic Fisheries and Federal Power in Nineteenth-Century America / Thomas Blake Earle.
ISBN
9781501770876
9781501768927
9781501770869
Publication
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2023.
Manufacture
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2023
Copyright Notice Date
©2023.
Physical Description
1 online resource (294 pages) : illustrations (black and white), maps
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Description based on print version record.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Summary
"This book examines the central role commercial fishing in the North Atlantic played in the development of American statecraft from the American Revolution through the Civil War Era"-- Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
Project MUSE complete collection 2023.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
July 26, 2023
Contents
Introduction : The World the Fish Made
Fisheries and the Flotsam of Revolution
The Limits of Peace
The Ruby and Reindeer Affair
"Our Living is Truly that of Fishermen"
Fishermen at High Tide
Sea Changes
Abandoning the Fishermen and Embracing the British
Epilogue : The World the Fishermen Made.
Genre/Form
History.
Also listed under
Project Muse. distributor
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