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 Saxton Pope - Project Gutenberg
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.
by Zane Grey - Harper & Brothers
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.