Publisher: Wikibooks 2010
When we approach a river we must understand the different habitats that a river supports, understand how bait fish use these habitats and how different fish feed in them. This book will offer practical tips on how to approach a new stream, and techniques that appeal to several different kinds of fishing. Throughout the entire book, the emphasis is on how to catch many different kinds of fish and it is not meant as an indepth guide to any one species.
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by D. Decker, R. Howard, J. Kelley - Cornell Cooperative Extension
This is a national favorite that introduces fishing tackle and basic techniques. Includes information on natural baits and care of the catch. It is used in youth programs, but any age novice will find the clear and concise instructions helpful.
by James Tayler - Empire Printing and Publishing Co.
Having read papers on Fly-fishing before the Gresham and Islington Angling Societies, and contributed occasional articles to the fishing periodicals, I have been persuaded by the members of those societies to publish my ideas on the subject...
by Frank Gray Griswold - John Lane Co.
A fascinating book on ocean and river fishing, also includes sea fishing with kites and sleds. The author fished for the tarpon in Florida waters, all along the Gulf of Mexico as far as Aransas Pass, and in the Panuco River at Tampico, Mexico.
by A. R. Harding
The old ways of trapping and snaring are forgotten by most today. This old style survival book of trapping and snaring lore, contains one of the greatest descriptive and applicable primitive and modern ways of acquiring game for food and sustenance.