(see also Seafood Production & Trade)
On the Web: Specialized Sites
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Dobbs, David. The Great Gulf: Fisherman, Scientists, & the Struggle to Revive the World's Greatest Fishery (Washington: Island, 2000).
Fields, Leslie Leyland. The Entangling Net: Alaska's Commercial Fishing Women Tell Their Lives (Urbana: U. of Illinois, 1997).
Fritchey, Robert. Wetland Riders (New Orleans: New Moon, 1993).
Garrity-Blake, Barbara J. The Fish Factory: Work & Meaning for Black & White Fishermen of the American Menhaden Industry (Knoxville: U. of Tennessee, 1994).
Junger, Sebastian. The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea (NY: Norton, 1997).
Lloyd, Timothy C. & Patrick B. Mullen. Lake Erie Fishermen: Work, Identity & Tradition (Urbana: U. of Illinois, 1990).
Maril, Robert Lee. The Bay Shrimpers of Texas: Rural Fishermen in a Global Economy (Lawrence : U. of Kansas, 1995).
Santos, Michael Wayne. Caught in Irons: North Atlantic Fishermen in the Last Days of Sail (Selinsgrove PA: Susquehanna U., 2002).
Tressler, Donald K. The Wealth of the Sea (NY: Century, 1927).
In the Library: Fiction
Huth, Angela. Wives of the Fishermen (NY: St. Martin's, 1998).
In the Library: For Young Readers
In the Library: Poetry
In the Library: Drama
In the Library: Photography
"Captains Courageous" , dir. Victor Fleming, 115m. Kipling story of spoiled rich boy lost from cruise ship, rescued by fishermen & obliged to learn their trade. Remakes by Harvey Hart  & Michael Anderson .
"The Perfect Storm" , dir. Wolfgang Peterson, 129m. In video stores. Gloucester MA fisherman confront severe weather on North Atlantic.