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Published: 01 January 2009

211 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780973893496

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Taiwanese Distant-Water Fisheries in Southeast Asia, 1936-1977

Henry T. Chen

Liverpool University Press

Research in Maritime History LUP

  • This study provides a detailed study of the fishing nation of Taiwan at a regional and local level in order to address the lack of academic research into the Taiwanese fishing industry in comparison to other nations
  • Over three stages of analysis it identifies the reasons for the rise and decline of Taiwanese distant-water fisheries
  • The author suggests that further research into Taiwan take would help scholars better understand the history of distant-fisheries