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Skipjack: The Story of America's Last Sailing Oystermen

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  • Skipjack: The Story of America's Last Sailing Oystermen (St. Martin's Press) – Hardcover (2009)
    by Mr. Christopher White

    Skipjack: The Story of America's Last Sailing Oystermen

    Hardcover, St. Martin's Press
    2009
    English
    372 pages

    ISBN: 0312545320
    ISBN-13: 9780312545321

    In Skipjack, Christopher White spends a pivotal year with three memorable captains as they battle man and nature to control the fate of their island villages and oyster fleet. Through these lively characters, White paints a vivid picture of life on a skip - jack, a wooden oystering sailboat as they dredge for oysters - a favorite staple of iconic American seafood cuisine for over a hundred years. But this last vestige of American sailing culture is rapidly dying. State officials have mismanaged the waters, putting sport ... Show more

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