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Catching Thunder

Eskil Engdal

Catching Thunder

the true story of the world"s longest sea chase

by Eskil Engdal

  • 363 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fisheries,
  • Poaching,
  • Law of the sea,
  • Thunder (Fishing vessel),
  • Piracy,
  • Fishing boats,
  • Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEskil Engdal and Kjettil Sæter ; translated by Diane Oatley
    ContributionsSæter, Kjetil, author, Oatley, Diane, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG535 .E5413 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 391 pages
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26954501M
    ISBN 101786990873
    ISBN 109781786990877
    OCLC/WorldCa1029626905

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