The bestselling author of Cod, Salt, and The Big
Oyster has enthralled readers with his incisive blend of
culinary, cultural, and social history. Now, in his most colorful,
personal, and important book to date, Mark Kurlansky turns his
attention to a disappearing way of life: fishing–how it has thrived
in and defined one particular town for centuries, and what its
imperiled future means for the rest of the world.
The culture of fishing is vanishing,... more...