Harold Blaisdell wrote for several magazines including Outdoor Life and
Field & Stream. His three fishing books are considered classics on the subject.
He has since passed away.
H. G. Tapply was editor in chief of three national sporting magazines, and one of the cofounders of the Salt Water Sportsman. He has since passed away.
Jay Cassell, editorial director at Skyhorse Publishing and the editor of this compendium, has hunted all over North America. He has written for Field & Stream, Sports Afield, Outdoor Life, Petersen’s Hunting, Time, and many other publications, and has published eight books. He lives in Katonah, New York.