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Lobstering and the Maine coast

Kenneth R. Martin

Lobstering and the Maine coast

by Kenneth R. Martin

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Published by Maine Maritime Museum in Bath, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Lobster fisheries -- Maine -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kenneth R. Martin and Nathan R. Lipfert ; drawings by Douglas Alvord.
      ContributionsLipfert, Nathan R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSH380.2.U6 M25 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2555652M
      ISBN 100937410039, 0937410047
      LC Control Number85061988

        Editor's Note: Please welcome Helana Brigman, a Maine-bred, Louisiana-based cookbook author, newspaper columnist, and food photographer who spent her summer researching a lobster boat in Port Clyde, Maine, as part of a project on the Maine lobstering industry. She documented many of the challenges and triumphs of the season on her blog, Dances with Lobsters: Clearly .   Lobstering off the coast of Maine and unusual lobster facts star in two new book releases by author Barbara Delinsky. The paperback edition of her bestselling book "The Summer I Dared" will be on bookstore shelves on J joining the non-fiction volume "Does a Lobsterman Wear Pants", an amusing collection of lobster trivia culled from background research for the novel.

      James Acheson’s detailed account of lobstering in Maine quickly dispels notions that the lobstermen is the eastern version of the cowboy, struggling alone for survival against the elements. In reality, he writes, “the lobster fisherman is caught up in a thick and complex web of social relationships/5(91).   Jonesport is a bona fide, way-way down east Maine lobstering village with a salty disposition and a stunning location. Not too many tourists other than birders and escape artists veer off Route 1 on Route , which loops down 11 miles to the village, then back up another 11 miles. Ahhh, but it’s worth it [ ].

      Thousands of licensed Maine lobstermen work all along the coast, catching lobsters in more than three million stationary traps or pots. The majority of the fishery is nearshore and harvesters make day trips in owner-operator boats to deploy and collect on: Orono, , ME. The overall catch from lobstering in Maine was down percent in from the year before. Those who catch lobsters for a living in the state are hoping that downfall does not continue in


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The Lobster Coast spent three weeks at #1 on the Maine Sunday Telegram paperback non-fiction Bestseller list and ten weeks on the New England Booksellers' Association paperback non-fiction list.

The hardcover edition spent eleven weeks on the Maine Sunday Telegram and. The lobstering community in Maine is an independent bunch, smart and savvy when it comes to the intricacies and traditions of trap placement, boat care, and navigating the open seas. Often characterized as strong-willed, independent and introverted folk, they keep to themselves while single-handedly keeping the Maine lobstering tradition afloat.

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Maine Lobstering Tours Come join us for an unforgettable excursion on the waters of Casco Bay while we guide you through the daily routines of a Maine Lobsterman. Participate in the excitement of hauling up the traps or sit back and relax as we cruise near picturesque lighthouses, historic civil.

Book review of "Lobstering and the Maine Coast," by Kenneth Martin and Nathan Lipfert, a detailed history which also serves as the catalog to a Maine Maritime Museum exhibit. Lobstering reached its peak in the s, when 23 Maine canneries processed million pounds of lobster, mostly for the European market.

Details, photo of George F. Lewis of the Isle au Haut Lobster : Philip W Conkling. The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier. A great cultural history of Maine, providing an interesting, in depth account of how Maine was settled and how Maine lobster fishing evolved into the thriving business it is today.

It also offers some great insight into why Mainers are such rugged, stoic characters. The Lobster Coast is a dense but fascinating study of coastal Maine and its history--cultural, economic, political, and environmental. It took a long time to read it, but it kept me interested, horrified, and attentive to the last page/5.

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I have cruised Maine waters for more than half a century. All illustrations and designs created by native Maine artist Andrew M. Cook.

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But the people of Maine would disagree. McSea Books presents children’s author Stephanie Mulligan reading her picture book about lobstering on the coast of Maine. Stephanie worked on a .Lobstering Schedule We operate the lobstering excursions daily from the first weekend of May through the last weekend in October departing from our location at Long Wharf in Portland, Maine.

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