Hooked

Pirates, Poaching, And the Perfect Fish

by G. Bruce Knecht

Hardcover, 278 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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Hooked
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Pirates, Poaching, And the Perfect Fish
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G. Bruce Knecht

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A history of the poaching of the Patagonian toothfish, otherwise known as the Chilean Sea Bass, documents how the fish came into global popularity while tracing the illegal activities of the fishing vessel Viarsa, in an account that discusses the environmental, courtroom, and culinary battles being fought over related fishing practices. First serial, Wall Street Journal. 60,000 first printing.