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Author Davis, Lance E. (Lance Edwin)

Title In pursuit of Leviathan : technology, institutions, productivity, and profits in American whaling, 1816-1906 / Lance E. Davis, Robert E. Gallman, and Karin Gleiter
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 550 pages) : illustrations
Series NBER series on long-term factors in economic development
NBER series on long-term factors in economic development.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-538) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Whaling -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Whaling -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Gallman, Robert E.
Gleiter, Karin.
LC no. 96021263
ISBN 0226137902 (electronic bk.)
9780226137902 (electronic bk.)