Daniel and the whale hunters

the adventures of a Portuguese boy in a whaling town in the Azores.
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About the Edition

Text and photographs introduce the life of a Portuguese boy from a whaling village in the Azores.

StatementWritten and photographed by Bernard Wolf.
GenreJuvenile literature.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDP702.A95 W64
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5209758M
ISBN 100394823591, 0394923596
LC Control Number75037414

Whaling is the hunting of whales for their usable products such as meat and blubber, which can be turned into a type of oil which became increasingly important in the Industrial was practiced as an organized industry as early as AD.

By the 16th century, it had risen to be the principal industry in the coastal regions of Spain and France. After following 15 year-old Daniel Martiniano through three days of chores, whaling (his first time out) and celebrating (at the five-day Festival of the Holy Spirit), readers will have absorbed something of how it is to live in Lajes do Pico in the Azores Archipelago.

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