Pie jūras dzīve mana
(My life by the sea)

What: Stories of life and work by the sea in the 19th and 20th centuries in Latvia

For who: Everyone interested

Languages: Available in Latvian

Made by: Natural History Museum of Latvia



Pie jūras dzīve mana (My life by the sea)

This newsletter, with its beautiful old pictures, tells about life and work by the sea in Latvia in the 19th and 20th centuries, in particular in Sventāja, Pāvilosta, Salacgrīva and Mērsrags. The texts are based on interviews with old fishermen, sharing knowledge of an old way of life that might otherwise have been lost. The fishermen tell about the natural and economic changes that they have experienced, sharing their thoughts about fisheries in the future.


My life by the sea (pdf) (6 MB)







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