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- Wikibooks , 2010
The book offers practical tips on how to approach a new stream and techniques that appeal to several different kinds of fishing. 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.
Red Palmer: A Practical Treatise on Fly Fishing
by James Tayler - Empire Printing and Publishing Co. , 1888
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...
Some Fish and Some Fishing
by Frank Gray Griswold - John Lane Co. , 1921
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.
Fly Fishing in Wonderland
by Klahowya - O. P. Barnes , 1910
This little book has to do with the streams and the trout therein of that portion of our country extending southward from the southern boundary of Montana to the Teton mountains, and eastward from the eastern boundary of Idaho to the Absaroka range.
Tales of Fishes
by Zane Grey - Harper & Brothers , 1919
Tales of Fishes is a wonderful collection of stories that range over the most sought after species of salt water fishing-tarpon, bonefish, sailfish, marlin, swordfish, and tuna. It's a perfect sampler to whet the appetite of every armchair angler.
Let's Go Fishing
by D. Decker, R. Howard, J. Kelley - Cornell Cooperative Extension , 1991
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.
Hunting the Grisly and Other Sketches
by Theodore Roosevelt - Current Literature Pub. Co. , 1908
This book captures the thrill of the chase as the author recounts his North-American hunting adventures. This is a celebration of the great outdoors, a handbook on hunting, and a socio-historical record of the United States in the nineteenth century.
Hunting with the Bow and Arrow
by Saxton Pope - Project Gutenberg , 2005
This classic book is regarded as the bible of modern bowhunting. It tells the tale of the author and his friends who took up hunting deer with their basic handmade wooden bows and arrows. Dr. Pope informs you how to make your own tackle too.
The Man-Eaters of Tsavo
by J. H. Patterson - Macmillan and co , 1919
The book details the author's adventures in East Africa at the turn of the century. His story is riveting: Petterson single-handedly tracked and killed the lions that devoured 28 of his Indian workers as well as countless African natives.
Man-Eaters of Kumaon
by Jim Corbett - Oxford University Press , 1944
Jim Corbett killed a leopard at the age of nine and achieved a legendary reputation as a hunter. Here is the best of his books, which offers fascinating tales of pursuing tigers in the Indian Himalayas during the beginning of 20th century.