Fishing Basics

Fishing Basics

by Arthur L. Cone, Arthur L. Cone
     
 

Fishing Basics is possibly the only fishing handbook a fisherman will ever need. Comprehensive yet succinct, authoritative and a pleasure to read, it covers every popular species of sportfish found in North America and every conceivable category of fishing. It tells where to go for the best catches, how to attract fish, what equipment you'll need and what you

Overview

Fishing Basics is possibly the only fishing handbook a fisherman will ever need. Comprehensive yet succinct, authoritative and a pleasure to read, it covers every popular species of sportfish found in North America and every conceivable category of fishing. It tells where to go for the best catches, how to attract fish, what equipment you'll need and what you should and shouldn't expect. A fishing handbook for the ages, the book features 350 illustrations and photos-most in color-of fish species and fishing sites, as well as flies, lures, rods, reels, clothing and other necessary equipment. Additional chapters on the changes in fishing include women in fishing, conservation and sportfish restoration. Fishing Basics also provides complete information on how to contact fishing clubs and Fish & Wildlife Services all over the U.S. and Canada.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579120214
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/15/1999
Pages:
265
Product dimensions:
8.42(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.08(d)

Meet the Author

Arthur Cone is an accomplished writer and outdoorsman who, along with his wife Joan, has fished his way from Tierra del Fuego to the British Isles. He is the author of numerous books on the outdoors and lives in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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