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World Without Fish

by Mark Kurlansky

Hardcover, 183 pages, Workman Pub Co, List Price: $16.95 |


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Examines the threats to the survival of fish in the world's oceans, discussing the damage caused by various types of fishing equipment, the impact of politics on the regulation of fishing, and the harmful effects of overfishing, pollution, and global warming.

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