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Title:
North American fishing
Author:
Schultz, Ken.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
[London] : Carlton Books Ltd. ; Blue Ridge Summit, PA : Distributed by National Book Network, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
256 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781842222591
Format :
Book

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Eden Library SH462 .S35 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Summary

From the fishing editor of Field and Stream comes an informative illustrated book on North American fishing. Schultz provides details on strategies, equipment and techniques for making the perfect catch. Illustrations. Photos.


Author Notes

Ken Schultz, Fishing editor for Field & Stream, has been an outdoor columnist for The New York Times.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
Fishp. 8
Albacore, Bonito and Little Tunnyp. 10
American Shadp. 12
Arctic Charrp. 14
Arctic Graylingp. 16
Atlantic Salmon and Landlocked Salmonp. 17
Barracudap. 20
Billfish (Sailfish and Swordfish)p. 21
Bluefishp. 25
Bluegillp. 27
Bonefishp. 29
Brook Trout and Brown Troutp. 31
Carpp. 35
Catfishp. 38
Chain Pickerelp. 42
Chinook Salmon and Coho Salmonp. 44
Crappiep. 46
Dolphinp. 48
Flounder and Halibutp. 50
Jacks (Pompano, Amberjack and Yellowtail)p. 52
Lake Troutp. 54
Largemouth and Smallmouth Bassp. 56
Mackerelp. 60
Muskellungep. 62
Northern Pikep. 64
Permitp. 67
Rainbow Trout and Steelheadp. 68
Redfishp. 70
Rockfishp. 72
Seatrout and Weakfishp. 73
Sharksp. 75
Snappersp. 77
Snookp. 78
Striped Bassp. 79
Tarponp. 82
Tuna (Bluefin, Blackfin, Bigeye and Yellowfin)p. 84
Wahoop. 87
Walleyep. 88
White Bassp. 90
Yellow Perchp. 92
Toolsp. 94
Fishing Reelsp. 96
Fishing Rodsp. 122
Linep. 127
Luresp. 132
Natural Baitp. 140
Terminal Tacklep. 142
Accessoriesp. 147
Skills and Techniquesp. 170
Castingp. 172
Retrievingp. 180
Jiggingp. 185
Trollingp. 189
Driftingp. 193
Locating Fishp. 198
Hooksettingp. 202
Playing and Landing Fishp. 205
Releasing Fishp. 209
Knots and Knot Tyingp. 213
Setting Drag Tensionp. 216
Hook Sharpeningp. 219
Light-Tackle Fishingp. 220
Placesp. 226
Canadap. 224
United Statesp. 233
Mexicop. 241
Indexp. 250

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