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Record #183912:

Sealing at Heard Island in the nineteenth century / Max Downes, Elizabeth Downes.

Title: Sealing at Heard Island in the nineteenth century / Max Downes, Elizabeth Downes.
Author(s): Downes, Max.
Downes, Elizabeth.
Date: 2006.
Publisher: Chipping Norton, NSW: Surrey Beatty
In: Heard Island : Southern Ocean sentinel. (2006.),
Abstract: Presents overview of sealing period at Heard Island from 1855-82, with peak between 1857-59. Includes history of discovery of island and possible first sightings; details of sea-elephant oil shipped from island compared with hunting effort; accounts of sealing voyages and shipwrecks; description of specialist vessels, hunting and processing methods, and living conditions of sealers.
Notes:

In: Heard Island : Southern Ocean sentinel / Ken Green, Eric J. Woehler, eds.

Keywords: 639.24 -- Marine mammals, hunting.
639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.
599.745.3 -- Phocidae: Mirounga leonina.
93"195" -- 1950-1959.
93"196" -- 1960-1969.
93"197" -- 1970-1979.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
V -- History.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*78) -- Sub-Antarctic islands.
(*785) -- Heard and McDonald Islands.
(*785.1) -- Heard Island.
SPRI record no.: 183912

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520 3# ‡aPresents overview of sealing period at Heard Island from 1855-82, with peak between 1857-59. Includes history of discovery of island and possible first sightings; details of sea-elephant oil shipped from island compared with hunting effort; accounts of sealing voyages and shipwrecks; description of specialist vessels, hunting and processing methods, and living conditions of sealers.
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650 07 ‡a639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a599.745.3 -- Phocidae: Mirounga leonina.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a93"195" -- 1950-1959.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a93"196" -- 1960-1969.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a93"197" -- 1970-1979.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a91(091) -- Exploration, history.‡2udc
650 07 ‡aV -- History.‡2local
651 #7 ‡a(*7) -- Antarctic regions.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(*78) -- Sub-Antarctic islands.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(*785) -- Heard and McDonald Islands.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(*785.1) -- Heard Island.‡2udc
700 1# ‡aDownes, Elizabeth.
773 0# ‡7nnam ‡aKen Green, Eric J. Woehler, eds. ‡tHeard Island : Southern Ocean sentinel. ‡dChipping Norton, NSW : Surrey Beatty, 2006. ‡wSPRI-179631
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