...Thomas Welcome Roys, America's Pioneer of Modern Whaling.

By: Schmitt, Frederick P.

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a farm boy who went off to sea and eventually became a pioneer of modern whaling. Famous in his day for his daring, Roys life is virtually unknown to maritime historians in America, but his innovations and achievements are recognized in Norway as the bridge between antiquated sail ship whaling and the modern industrial whaling methods.

Title: ...Thomas Welcome Roys, America's Pioneer of Modern Whaling.

Author Name: Schmitt, Frederick P.

Categories: Maritime History,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing.

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia:, Univ of Virginia Press,: 1980.

ISBN Number: 0917376331

ISBN Number 13: 9780917376337

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Inscription: SIGNED by the Author, with an inscription;

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 003787

Keywords: Whaling,