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Author Murray, Erin Byers.

Title Shucked : life on a New England oyster farm / Erin Byers Murray.

Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    639.41 MUR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 352 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents Spat. FNG ; Pain ; Our girl -- Growth. Mama Seeda ; Seed girls ; E-rock ; Oyster fest -- Filter feeder. Boots ; Kitchen bitch ; Pro-pain -- Half shell. O.P. ; Part-time pain ; Pain train.
Summary Documents the experiences of an aquaculture-illiterate food and lifestyle writer who convinced the mostly male crew at Massachusetts's Island Creek Oysters to let her work with them for a year, describing the process of getting oysters from farms to the table and the cutting-edge methods being pursued by New England oyster farmers.
Subject Murray, Erin Byers.
Island Creek Oysters (Firm)
Oyster culture -- Massachusetts -- Duxbury.
Farm life -- Massachusetts -- Duxbury.
Duxbury (Mass.) -- Social life and customs.
Duxbury (Mass.) -- Biography.
ISBN 9780312681913

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