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An environmental journalist tells the story of a fish that helped the Pilgrims survive their first harsh winters in Plymouth Colony. He describes a landmark conservation campaign to bring the striped bass back from the brink of extinction in the 1980s and why its population is again threatened.
- Dick Russell author of "Eye of the Whale." "The Man Who Knew Too Much," and "Black Genius."
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