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Title The fishermen's frontier : people and salmon in Southeast Alaska / David F. Arnold ; foreword by William Cronon.
Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 267 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Weyerhaeuser environmental books
Weyerhaeuser environmental book.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-258) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Pacific salmon fisheries -- Alaska, Southeast -- History.
Fishery management -- Alaska, Southeast -- History.
Tlingit Indians -- Fishing -- Alaska, Southeast -- History.
Haida Indians -- Fishing -- Alaska, Southeast -- History.
Traditional ecological knowledge -- Alaska, Southeast -- History.
Southeast Alaska.
Pazifischer Ozean -- Nordost
Tlingit (Volk)
Haida (Volk)
Geschichte (umfassend)
Genre History.
Contents First fishermen : the aboriginal salmon fishery -- The industrial transformation of the Indian salmon fishery, 1780s-1910s -- Federal conservation, fish traps, and the struggle to control the fishery, 1889-1959 -- Work, nature, race, and culture on the fishermen's frontier, 1900s-1950s -- The closing of the fishermen's frontier, 1950s-2000s -- Epilogue: Endangered species?
Other Title Print version: Arnold, David F. Fishermen's frontier. Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2008 9780295987880