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Review 'Commercial Fishing in Alaska, ?offers gorgeous and telling portraits of the major Alaska fisheries.' -- Pacific Fishing, December 1997'Commercial Fishing in Alaska,' a new coffee table book, offers gorgeous and telling portraits of the major Alaska fisheries. The book presents a solid overview of the life and business that keeps Alaska's coast working. -- Pacific Fishing'?a welcome addition to any Alaskana bookshelf.' -- The Kodiak Mirror, October 17, 1997Commercial Fishing covers a lot of water and Gay's fine prose hold it all together. -- Alaska magazine?an illuminating exploration of Alaska's fisheries and concern over the future of fish as a resource.' -- Dutch Harbor Fisherman, November 20, 1997 Read more About the Author Joel Gay has lived in Homer, Alaska since 1976 and written about Alaska?s commercial fishing industry since 1980 for the Homer News, National Fisherman, Pacific Fishing and other magazines and newspapers. He has fished commercially for salmon and herring, operated a salmon tender and is currently managing editor of the Homer News. Daryl Binney has lived in Alaska since1987 and is originally from New York state. She has a biological science degree from Syracuse University and a photography degree from Montana State. She was in the Peace Corps in Burkina Faso, Africa. Read more See all Editorial Reviews