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"From the boat you peer down into the watery world that is its undisputed domain. You're straining for a glimpse of it, or a hint of one of those hidden places where you know it might lurk, hiding among the weeds and outcrops, perfectly blended into its surroundings among the rotting tree stumps, as still as a rock, waiting and watching for prey. But you're not just looking for any bass. It's the monster, the giant, the tackle-buster, the solitary, the elusive, or the unattainable, it's the unrealizable dream that you carry out and return home with everyday you spend on the water....
Bass fishing is a passion for millions for fishermen. Their pursuit for these powerful freshwater predators spans North America and takes place year-round. Houndreds of bass fishing rounaments are held annualy, ranging from the small local club tournaments to national contests for professional anglers where hundreds of thousands of dollars are at stake. And overriding it all is every anlgler's search for the biggest lunker of them all -- the fish that will surpass a wrld record that has stood for nearly seventy years -- which will earn the luchky bass angler a million dollars in prize money. "Hooked America's Passion for Bass Fishing presents the experience of the sport from the bottom where the big lunkers lurk, to the surface where modern bass boats, bristling with fish-finding sonar and global positioning equipment, hunt them. Packed witht he thrills of the sport, "Hooked delivers tips, from the pros, tales of memorable fishing days, nostalgic refections, and over 200 vivid color photographs and illustrations. After "Hooked no fisherman will be able to resist getting our on the water again --as soon as possible
Title: Hooked! America's Passion for Bass Fishing
Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 2001-10-30
ISBN Number: 0743227794
ISBN Number 13: 9780743227797
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: New
Item: 40.00 Item
Seller ID: 002510
Description: Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Black marker line on bottom outer page edges. Dustjacket and cover show very minor storage wear. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Hooked! America's Passion for Bass Fishing. Articles and stunning full-color photographs accompanied by fishing quotes. Foreword by Roland Martin. Contributing authors: Paul A. Canada, Doug Hannon, Kevin Mineo, Matt Straw and Rich Zaleski. A Tehabi book. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2001. Printed in Hong Kong. 191 pages. 9.5 x 11 inches, 28 cm. Publisher summary: This superbly illustrated book celebrates bass fishing from its wildly popular nostalgic past to today's primetime pro-tour events. Includes shrewd advice on hardware, environmental factors on fishing times and over 250 photos. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!