Pilot Whaling in the Faroe Islands: History, Ethnography, Symbol

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Faroe University Press, 2009 - Globicephala melaena - 295 pages
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An excellent and much-needed insight into the ancient Faroese practice of subsistence whaling. A superb companion to Seán Kerins,2010 book, A Thousand Years of Whaling: A Faroese Common Property Regime, Canadian Circumpolar Institute Press, Edmonton Canada.

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Contents
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Tosumup
23
TheDramaofWhaling andtheGuests Eye
36
Pilot Whalingin Space and History
58
Grindabođ Message and Communication
76
TheDriveandtheKill
98
Assessment Division and Distribution
124
IllustrationsandPhotos
140
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