"Portugal at the Sea: Men who went to the Cod fishing" is an extraordinary and beautiful book that presents 17 thousand photographs of men who went to cod fishing. Faces and names of the protagonists of the last Portuguese adventure at the Sea. It is an inclusive memorial, based on the preservation of an admirable human heritage. The book is dedicated to Portuguese maritime communities, to all men and women of the sea. It is a tribute to families who have lived the epic drama of cod fishing.
The big book of memory of men who went to cod fishing, a project of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo
Introduction and coordination: Álvaro Garrido
Already available on MMI and in major bookstores in the country.
Publication integrated in the commemorative program of the 80th Anniversary of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo [see more]