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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 12 related to A Day in the Life of a Colonial Sea Captain.    

A Day in the Life of a Colonial Soldier

J. L. Branse - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 24 pages
The growing tensions between the colonies and England led To The formation of militias in which common farmers and laborers would eventually battle the professional soldiers of ...
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A Day in the Life of a Colonial Glassblower

J. L. Branse - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 24 pages
Describes where glassblowing originated, what is involved in the process and how it is finished.
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Bridges: A Whaling Community: New Bedford, Massachusetts

Gare Thompson - Readers (Elementary) - 2011 - 24 pages
Readers learn about how people lived and worked in the 19th century whaling community of New Bedford, Massachusetts.
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Moby Dick and the Whaling Industry of the 19th Century

Graham Faiella - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 64 pages
Traces the process and influences behind the writing of Herman Melville's novel, "Moby Dick," which was published in the 1850s and based on the author's own experience at sea.
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New England Whaler

Robert F. Baldwin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1996 - 48 pages
Surveys the New England whaling industry in the 1700s and 1800s, describing the ships that were used, daily life and traditions of the whalers, the dangers they faced, and more.
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Whaling Days

Juvenile Nonfiction - 1993 - 40 pages
Surveys the whaling industry, ranging from hunting in colonial America to modern whaling regulations and conservation efforts.
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The Story of Whaling Coloring Book

Peter F. Copeland - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1986 - 48 pages
Forty-five detailed ready-to-color illustrations -- breaching whales, harpooners, processing blubber, bone, and oil, shipboard life, much more.
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The Whalers

Peter Chrisp - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 47 pages
Traces the history of whaling from the tenth-century Basques to the contemporary ban by the International Whaling Commission of commercial whaling until the whale number increases
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The Whaleship Essex: The True Story of Moby Dick

Jil Fine - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 48 pages
Recounts the 1820 sinking of the whaleship "Essex" by an enraged sperm whale and how the crew of young men survived against impossible odds.
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Gone A-Whaling: The Lure of the Sea and the Hunt for the Great Whale

Jim Murphy - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2004 - 208 pages
In the early days of whaling, whales were plentiful and it seemed that they would always fill the sea. When people realized how much money could be made from whales in the ...
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