The smuggler was often a larger than life character, but he was rarely a gallant hero. While he had the support of the people in defying the law, the Revenue Officers were despised.
Condition: Hardback with dustcover. Book in good condition. Ex library book.
A controversial subject, even in 1956 when this book was written. The first page asks as to what manner of men would choose to chase whales. It describes where and how whalemen were recruited and what sort of life they lead.
Condition: Hardback with no dustcover,corners bumped, spine sunned and faded. Illustrated with B/W photographs.