Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned angler, this illustrated manual will help you polish up your fishing skills.
A lavishly illustrated companion complete with maps and information on best seasons and hot spots, The Complete Fishing Manual shows you the best places for fishing experiences. Helpful notes on choosing the right kit, tackle, clothing, and accessories help you prepare to be perfectly poised for a memorable affair with nature. The guide also goes beyond other books to cover strategies for fly fishing, coarse fishing, and game fishing.
Featuring detailed tactics and techniques for both freshwater and saltwater species, and explaining the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of fish from all over the world, this indispensable volume gives you everything you need to improve your float, ledger, lure, and fly skills.
With authoritative explanatory text as well as clear, detailed photography, The Complete Fishing Manual is an invaluable aid for keen anglers everywhere.
About the Author
Infectiously passionate about fishing and the world surrounding it, Henry Gilbey travels relentlessly in search of the most exciting and inspirational fishing. An accomplished writer and photographer, Gilbey regularly contributes to magazines around the world, including Sportfishing in the US, Sea Angler and Trout Fisherman in the UK, Blinker in Germany, and Alt Om Fiske in Norway. He has also presented four television series on Discovery RealTime: Fishing with Henry, Fishing On the Edge, and two series of Wild Fishing With Henry.
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