Philip Hoare

Philip Hoare is a writer and cultural historian. He is the author of Leviathan or, The Whale and The Sea Inside. He blogs here. @philipwhale

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Monday, March 31, 2014
So Japan Can't Hunt Whales Anymore? That Doesn't Mean They're Safe
Flying high over the Derwent, our tiny aircraft, bound for the Tasmanian south-west wilderness, almost tipped its wings in salute. Far below us, heading for its honorary home port in Hobart after another season spent in the Southern Ocean combating the Japanese whalers, was the Bob Barker, Sea...
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