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Fool's Paradise
Fool's Paradise
by John Gierach
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Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about fly-fishing, the natural world, and life in general by the acknowledged master of fishing writers.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;If John Gierach is living in a fooland#8217;s paradise, then itand#8217;s a paradise... (read more)

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Black Bass
Black Bass
by John Alden Knight
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Originally published in 1949, John Alden Knights Black Bass enforces the idea that enjoying the sport of bass fishing to its fullest is only possible when one understands every aspect of it, including fish behavior, bass habitat, changing seasons, gear... (read more)

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Hilarious Fishing Cartoons
Hilarious Fishing Cartoons
by John Troy
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The best of fishing humor from America's most beloved sporting cartoonist.... (read more)

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Crazy for Rivers
Crazy for Rivers
by Bill Barich
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A collection of wise and touching memories of a season on the water and a lifetime of fishing, told by a master storyteller.... (read more)

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Fishing Up North: Stories of Luck and Loss in Alaskan Waters
Fishing Up North: Stories of Luck and Loss in Alaskan Waters
by Brad Matsen
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Bradford Matsen is the author of Descent: The Heroic Discovery of the Abyss as well as many other books abou the sea and its inhabitants. He was a creative producer for the television series The Shape of Life, and his articles have appeared in Mother... (read more)

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100 Years of Fishing: The Ultimate Tribute to Our Fishing Tradition (Country Sports)
100 Years of Fishing: The Ultimate Tribute to Our Fishing Tradition (Country Sports)
by Voyageur Press
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This volume presents stories and essays from such well-known authors as Zane Grey, Sigurd Olson, Ernest Hemingway, Robert Ruark, Patrick McManus, Norman Maclean, and Jimmy Carter together with many historical and current photos of fishing. Arranged in... (read more)

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Chasing Records: An Angler's Quest
Chasing Records: An Angler's Quest
by Robert Jr Cunningham
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For most anglers, catching a world-record fish is something they can only fantasize about. "Maybe," the angler thinks, "I'll get lucky." But if the reason you fish is to catch world-record fish, then luck is only a very small part of it, as Robert... (read more)

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The Complete Angler: A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton
The Complete Angler: A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton
by James Prosek
About the Author
James Prosek is a writer and artist. Dubbed “the Audubon of the fishing world” by the New York Times, his books include Trout, The Complete Angler, and Fly-Fishing the 41st. He lives in Easton, Connecticut.... (read more)

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Fishing for a Laugh: Reel Humor from Alaska
Fishing for a Laugh: Reel Humor from Alaska
by Lew Freedman
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Fishing Alaska's streams, lakes, and salt water is often anything but a placid experience. Sometimes anglers are hapless players in a comedy, ducking flying hooks, dodging competitive bears, and diving in to retrieve runaway fishing poles. You might say... (read more)

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Mist on the River
Mist on the River
by Michael Checchio
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Mist on the River SUMMER RIVER, WINTER RIVERI FIRST CAME TO THE North Umpqua River by way of the Oregon desert. The desert can come as a bit of a shock to someone who thinks that it does nothing but rain in the Pacific Northwest. Fully two-thirds of... (read more)

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The Mad Fisherman: Kick Some Bass with America's Wildest TV Host
The Mad Fisherman: Kick Some Bass with America's Wildest TV Host
by Charlie Moore
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Charlie Moore was married with two kids when his bait-and-tackle shop went under. A fisherman and an entrepreneur, Charlie set out to star in his own fishing show. Crazy, right? But the only thing the ones on TV had in common was that they were dull... (read more)

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The Lobster Chronicles: Life on a Very Small Island
The Lobster Chronicles: Life on a Very Small Island
by Linda Greenlaw
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Linda Greenlaw has been a deep-sea fisherman for 18 years, becoming the first and only female swordfish captain in the Grand Banks Fleet. This career earned her a prominent role in Sebastian Junger's runaway bestseller, The Perfect Storm and a protrayal... (read more)

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The Wisdom of Fishing
The Wisdom of Fishing
by Christopher Armou
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In these pages you will find a compendium of fishing wisdom frequently funny and always insightful observations about the sport and it's followers. This book explores the fisherman's loose relationship with the truth. It takes a look at the strange... (read more)

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Angler Management: The Day I Died While Fly Fishing and Other Stories
Angler Management: The Day I Died While Fly Fishing and Other Stories
by Jack Ohman
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Carbon Sequestration in Forest Ecosystems is a comprehensive book describing the basic processes of carbon dynamics in forest ecosystems, their contribution to carbon sequestration and implications for mitigating abrupt climate change. This book provides... (read more)

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Fishing's Best Short Stories
Fishing's Best Short Stories
by Paul Staudohar
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"This collection promises to provide hours of entertainment for anyone." —The Big Game Fishing Journal... (read more)

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Fisherman's Winter
Fisherman's Winter
by Roderick L. Haig-brown
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An enchanting fly-fishing guide to the rivers and streams of South America.... (read more)

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Reel Women: The World of Women Who Fish
Reel Women: The World of Women Who Fish
by Lyla Foggia
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A loving tribute to the sport of fishing and the women who are passionate about it, beginning with the 15th-century English nun credited with writing the first tracts on both angling and hunting. The pleasure conveyed by its anecdotes, fish stories... (read more)

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Joe and Me: An Education in Fishing and Friendship
Joe and Me: An Education in Fishing and Friendship
by James Prosek
About the Author
James Prosek is a writer and artist. Dubbed “the Audubon of the fishing world” by the New York Times, his books include Trout, The Complete Angler, and Fly-Fishing the 41st. He lives in Easton, Connecticut.... (read more)

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Astream: American Writers on Fly Fishing
Astream: American Writers on Fly Fishing
by Robert Demott
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This marvelous collection features stories from some of Americas finest and most respected writers about one of the worlds most solitary and satisfying sports: fly fishing. For the first time, the stories of thirty-one acclaimed writers including Kim... (read more)

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The Fish's Eye: Essays about Angling and the Outdoors
The Fish's Eye: Essays about Angling and the Outdoors
by Ian Frazier
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“Extraordinary...Reading [Ian Frazier] one thinks of such American originals as John McPhee, Wallace Stegner, Edward Hoagland, Peter Matthiessen, and Evan S. Connell.” —The Washington Post Book World “Trust Ian Frazier to... (read more)

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