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Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World

Biography / Memoir

By: Mark Kurlansky

294 pages, B/w photos, illus, maps

Jonathan Cape

Paperback | May 1999 | #104009 | ISBN: 0099268701
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Hardback | Dec 1998 | #72136 | ISBN: 0224051040
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Hardback | Dec 1997 | #70517 | ISBN: 0802713262
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About this book

&i;`In the story of the cod, [the author] has found the tragic fable of our age - abundance turned to scarcity through determined shortsightedness. This classic history will stand as an epitaph and a warning.'&o; Bill McKibben.


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