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Against the Tide: The Fate of the New England Fisherman, Richard Adams Carey

The world of the independent fisherman is perilous, a battle of calculated risk and self-reliance -- and of freedom won daily through backbreaking work. It is a way of life woven into the American fabric. More »
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All Fishermen Are Liars: True Tales from the Dry Dock Bar, Linda Greenlaw

Linda meets up with best friend and fellow fisherman Alden Leeman for lunch at the Dry Dock in Portland, Maine. Greenlaw, Alden, and a group of other fishermen decide to weigh in with yarns of their own.
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The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea, Sebastian Junger

In this classic book, Junger explores the history of the fishing industry, the science of storms, and the candid accounts of the people whose lives the storm touched.
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New England & the Sea (Maritime), Robert Greenhalgh Albion