Captain Valentine Barnard's depiction of a sperm whale, c1810. Courtesy of the Collection of the New York Historical Society
Whales, fish and sponges: the scientific and social challenges of marine conservation.
A free lecture by Professor Chris Frid, University of Liverpool.
This talk is part of Moby Dick on the Mersey programme of events and the Maritime lunchtime lecture series 2013 organised by the Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Liverpool, and Merseyside Maritime Museum.
Get 10% off in the Maritime Dining Rooms on production of a token given to visitors attending the lectures.
Image reference: (PR-145 #76, detail)