Into the Deep
America, Whaling & the WorldDownloadable Video - 2010
For two centuries, American whale oil lit the world ? illuminating and powering the start of the industrial revolution, and laying the groundwork for a truly global economy. This two-hour film will tell the riveting and extraordinary story of the American whaling industry, from its origins off the coast of New England and Cape Cod, through the great golden age of deep-ocean whaling, to the industry's spectacular demise.
Publisher: [United States] : PBS : Made available through hoopla, 2010
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 120 min.)) : sd., col
Alternative Title: America, whaling and the world