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  • Hardcover
  • 263
  • Mattanza: Love and Death in the Sea of Sicily
  • Theresa Maggio
  • English
  • 12 September 2020
  • 9780738202693

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review Mattanza: Love and Death in the Sea of Sicily Ö eBook or Kindle ePUB Man and the sea An alluring blend of memoir history and travelogue Mattanza documents an insular and exotic world where the tonnara continues according to ancient ritual even as modern fishing methods edge it towards extinction Super interesting story about the ritual fishing of the blue fin tuna dating back from ancient imes The book also provides a great depiction og the the Scilians who have been involved in the tuna fishing and canning industry The book is well written with great photos Angel Evolution ritual even as modern fishing methods edge it towards extinction Super interesting story about the Walmart ritual fishing of the blue fin tuna dating back from ancient imes The book also provides a great depiction og the the Scilians who have been involved in the tuna fishing and canning industry The book is well written with great photos

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review Mattanza: Love and Death in the Sea of Sicily Ö eBook or Kindle ePUB N Sea and the mattanza the stunning bloody climax of the fishing season when the huge fish are wrestled from the sea and killed Mattanza is the riveting story of Maggio's annual return to witness this timeless struggle between GREAT BOOK This book is about fishing Sicilian society and rituals history and being an outsider priveleged to observe a culture that is fading away Maggio is a very descriptive writer making it very easy to visualize the landscape of the island the harbor full of fishing boats etc A uick read I wish it had been longer Angel Evolution riveting story of Maggio's annual Walmart return to witness this timeless struggle between GREAT BOOK This book is about fishing Sicilian society and A History of Portuguese Economic Thought rituals history and being an outsider priveleged to observe a culture that is fading away Maggio is a very descriptive writer making it very easy to visualize the landscape of the island the harbor full of fishing boats etc A uick The Works of John M Synge Vol 2 read I wish it had been longer

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review Mattanza: Love and Death in the Sea of Sicily Ö eBook or Kindle ePUB In 1986 love drew Theresa Maggio to Favignana an island just off the coast of Sicily There the young journalist encountered the mysterious world of the tonnara the ritual trapping and killing of bluefin tuna in the Mediterranea This book transported me to a place and life that is vastly different from my own It was a pleasure to read and while horrifying at times I found myself identifying with the beauty of the ritualI just reread this book for my Book Club since it s been years since I first picked it up It really gives you a sense of the town the people and the traditions that have carried on for hundreds of years It makes me want to visit the sun and sea of Sicily