The Dorling Kindersley Encyclopedia of Fishing

The Dorling Kindersley Encyclopedia of Fishing

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This book offers a wealth of advice and information on the equipment and techniques needed to catch every type of freshwater and marine fish. At the heart of the book is an illustrated directory of over 200 fresh and saltwater species, with information on where in the world they are to be found, how to identify them, and how best to catch them. All the basic angling techniques are covered in detail, with informative step-by-step sequences to clarify all the stages of casting, playing and landing. A bait catalogue covers every type of lure and fly, as well as how to use and tie them.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 232 x 280 x 22mm | 1,419.74g
  • Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • DK
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour illustrations and photographs
  • 0751300853
  • 9780751300857

Table of contents

Basic kit; general purpose rods; spinning and baitcasting rods; ledger rods; float rods; salmon rods; poles; saltwater rods; surfcasting rods; big game rods; reels; multipliers; floats; hooks; weights; bite indicators; rod rests; landing tackle; footwear; waterproofs; headgear; boats and float tubes; bait; flies; fly tying basics; tying patterns.show more

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