Every winter between 1836 to 1879 small wooden boats left the bays of southwest Western Australia to hunt for migrating Humpback and Right whales.
Sydney University Press
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Series: Studies in Australasian Historical Archaeology
21 July 2010
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About the series Foreword Acknowledgements 1. Introduction 2. History of shore whaling 3. Process and production 4. Location and organisation 5. Excavation of Cheyne Beach 6. Artefact analysis 7. Life at Cheyne Beach 8. Life on the maritime industrial frontier Appendix A: site histories and surveys Appendix B: historical data Bibliography