To Alex Richie. Hi Alex,Message 1 of 1 , Aug 16, 1999View SourceTo Alex Richie.
< You ask whether Lubbock's book contains much about the actual whaling shipmasters >
The answer is "not really"; there are some wonderful extracts from personal journals, logbooks, etc. but it is a first class history of the Arctic whaling trade. I wouldn't be without mine!