Take Me Fishing: 50 Great Writers on Their Favorite Sport

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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;...
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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781602390430
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 5/1/2007
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 1,479,995
  • 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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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 26, 2007

    perfect father's day gift

    great collection of fishing stories sure to touch the hearts of anglers.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 4, 2007

    A great collection!

    This is a wonderful collection of fishing stories by some of my favorite fishing writers, even one by Tom McGuane.

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