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Bonner, N., 1989, Whales of the world, Facts on File, NY, 191 pp.

Cousteau, J-Y, and Diole, P., 1972, The whale, Arrowood Press, N.Y., 304 pp.

Cozean, J.D., 1973, Latim America, Stryker-Post Publications, Washington, D.C., 87 pp.

Cromie, W.J., 1967, The living world of the sea, Prentice-Hall Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 343 pp.

Deacon, G.E.R., gen. ed., Seas, maps and men, Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY

Eaton, S.J.M., 1866, Petroleum, J.P. Skelly & Co., Philadelphia, 299 pp.

Ellis, R., 1980, The book of whales, Alfred Knoph, NY, 202 pp.

Gaskin, D.E., 1972, Whales, dolphons and seals, Heinemann Educational Books, Auckland, N.Z., 200 pp.

Matthiessen, P., 1971, Blue meridian, the search for the great white shark, Random House, N.Y., 204 pp.

New York Times, 1973-74, excerpts from articles concerning blockage and violations of a United Nations 10 yr. moratorium on whale catching

Robbins, J.S., 1988 or 1992, How capitalism saved the whales, The Freeman and The Foundation for Economic Education, Inc., New York.

Robertson, R.B., 1954, Of whales and men, Alfred Knopf, NY, 300 pp.

Rose, W., 1957, Peruvian whaling, Peruvian Times, Vol. XVII, no. 876, Sept. 27, p.6, 8,10, also front cover and back inside cover.

Stotz, L., 1938,  History of the gas industry, Stettiner Bros., N.Y., 534 pp.

Van Hagen, V.W., 1945, South America called them, explorations of the great naturalists, Alfred A. Knoph, N.Y., 309 pp.

Venables, B., 1969, Balera! balera! whale hunters of the Azores, Alfred A. Knoph, NY, 204 pp.

Williams, H., ed., 1964, One whaling family, Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston, 401 pp.



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