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Exploiting the Sea.
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oceanography and oceans general
|FARMING THE SEA
Subtitle: First Steps into Inner Space
Published by: souviner Press, London in 1967.
Hard cover with blue boards and dust jacket – 314 printed pages. Dimensions: 22.5 cms tall by 14.5 cms wide.
Written back in the 1960’s, this book takes a look at possibilities of feeding the starving by farming under the sea. It looks at things like artificial reefs from old automobiles to tyres to encourage fish life. It also looks at the oil and gas boom in the North Sea and tells of the weeks stay at the bottom of the sea for less than £1,000 (GBP) where others had spent millions. The book is split into 17 chapters with subjects including: Artificial Reefs, The First Fish Farms, Farming at 5 Fathoms, North Sea Bonanza and Deep Frontiers. [pt]
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