Take Me Fishing: 50 Great Writers on Their Favorite Sport

Take Me Fishing: 50 Great Writers on Their Favorite Sport

by John Bryan
     
 

Here is great angling writing from the best writers in the business—from Tom McGuane to  John McPhee to Lefty Kreh. With proceeds going to FishAmerica, to help keep waters and fish healthy, and the Future Fisherman Foundation for education programs for children, these articles include Joan Wulff’s look at the stages in an angler’s

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Overview

Here is great angling writing from the best writers in the business—from Tom McGuane to  John McPhee to Lefty Kreh. With proceeds going to FishAmerica, to help keep waters and fish healthy, and the Future Fisherman Foundation for education programs for children, these articles include Joan Wulff’s look at the stages in an angler’s lifetime; John McPhee’s passage on our country’s “Founding Fish”–the American Shad; Dave Barry's not-so-reverent take on fishing; Dave DiBenedetto on migrating stripers; Monte Burke on record bass; President Jimmy Carter on his youth; and Ted Williams on the environment. And there are many more, every one a joy to read.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781602390430
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 7.40(d)

Meet the Author

Editor John Bryan - also a contributor to the book - has written for Sports Illustrated, Gray's Sporting Journal, Field & Stream and other publications. He is the author of The James River In Richmond for which he received the James River Association's Guardian of the River Award.

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