The Pearl Shellers of Torres Straits, by Regina Ganter

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The Pearl Shellers of the Torres Straits, Resource use, development and decline 1860s – 1960s
Regina Ganter

The Pearl Shellers of Torres Strait
Regina Ganter

This book charts the progress of pearl-shelling from its heyday through several crises arising from overfishing to its present cautious management including oral testimony of divers and boat owners.

Paperback. As new condition.

299 pages
A few B&W diagrams/charts
140 mm x 216 mm (5.5 in x 8.5 in)
1994, Melbourne University Press

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Weight .75 kg
Dimensions 30 × 20 × 3 cm