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The Practical Guide to Fishing: An Illustrated Manual for Freshwater, Game, Saltwater and Fly Fishing

The Practical Guide to Fishing: An Illustrated Manual for Freshwater, Game, Saltwater and Fly Fishing (Hardback)

By Ford, Martin
By Miles, Tony
By Gathercole, Peter

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A detailed and newly updated manual on tackle, fishing techniques and locations, shown in 950 step-by-step photographs.

ISBN 9780754834793
Barcode 9780754834793
Published 8 August 2019 by Anness Publishing
Format Hardback
Usually ships 4-8 weeks – Internationally Sourced (on backorder)

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ISBN-13 9780754834793
ISBN-10 0754834794
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Anness Publishing
Imprint Lorenz Books
Publication Date 8 August 2019
International Publication Date 8 October 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Ford, Martin
By Miles, Tony
By Gathercole, Peter
Category Fishing, Angling
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Fishing, Field Sports & Outdoor Activities
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 799.1
Catalogue Code 998798

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Description of this Book

Angling is one of the most popular sports around the world, giving thousands of hours of pleasure to fishermen and women of all ages and levels. Here is extensive expert advice on the best fishing techniques and locations, and how to select rods, reels, lines, flies and plugs as well as clothes and accessories for all situations. The various skills involved in freshwater, saltwater and game fishing are covered in detail, with diagrams and explanations of different techniques. The book includes an in-depth visual guide to the major species the angler is likely to encounter, with advice on recognition, size potential and feeding habits, together with professional tips of the trade on how to catch each type.

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Author's Bio

Martin Ford has been a keen fly fisher since casting a line to a trout on a Yorkshire stream as a child, and contributes regularly to Salmon and Trout magazine. Tony Miles specialized in coarse fishing and wrote regularly for Coarse Fisherman magazine and wrote several books. Peter Gathercole is a leading fly dresser, game fishing author and natural history photographer.

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