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Record #133924:

A new penthrite grenade compared to the traditional black powder grenade: effectiveness in the Alaskan Eskimos' hunt for bowhead whales / Egil Øen.

Title: A new penthrite grenade compared to the traditional black powder grenade: effectiveness in the Alaskan Eskimos' hunt for bowhead whales / Egil Øen.
Author(s): Øen, Egil.
Date: 1995.
In: Arctic. (1995.), Vol. 48(2) (1995)
Abstract: Compares effectiveness of grenade using supersonic explosive penthrite with traditional grenade in terms of smaller loss of dead whales and reduced time taken by whales to die. Based on analysis of figures for whale kill, 1984-86, using traditional grenade only and those for 1988-92, using both grenade types.
Notes:

Arctic. Vol. 48(2) :177-185 (1995).

Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography: Eskimo.
639.245.1 -- Whaling industry.
599(26) -- Sea mammals.
599.512 -- Balaenidae: Balaena mysticetus.
639.2.081 -- Fishing, methods and equipment.
N -- Renewable resources.
(*49) -- Alaska.
(*494) -- Alaska, northwestern.
SPRI record no.: 133924

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