Mudcat Café message #996935 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #13706   Message #996935
Posted By: Billy the Bus
05-Aug-03 - 05:04 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Soon May the Wellerman Come
Subject: RE: Help: Soon May the Wellerman Come
Whewww....

If you want a good yarn about a black American who was involved in NZ shore-whaling in the early days, check out Kenneth Gardner's book Rich Man's Coffin. It's the best part of 400 pages, and in PDF format, so 'open in new window' - it may take time to arrive. - Sam