Complete Guide to Saltwater Fishing New Hardcover w/jacket by Al Ristori 2002
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The Complete Guide to Saltwater Fishing is the most authoritative handbook compiled on North America's most popular saltwater game fish. Over 125 species are included. Details on each fish include its range, average weight, current IGFA record information, and other pertinent identification data. Ristori covers all types of ultra-light rods and reels; medium, heavy spinning, and baitcasting gear; and equipment for fly fishing enthusiasts, too. He also talks about terminal tackle, including monofilament, fly lines, leadcore, wire, hooks, and lures. An entire chapter is dedicated to helping anglers better understand the ever-changing waters they're fishing and the importance of discovering the variables that dictate where fish may be and when they'll be feeding. He even includes the latest tips on shore fishing. Other chapters give detailed advice on the best knots, proper rigging techniques, various methods on deep trolling, baiting, chumming, and chunking. Ristori also provides seasoned advice for recommended types of boats and electronics. He also discusses conservation issues, the rules behind the IGFA records, and insights into the many different ways anglers enjoy the sport. Seasoned anglers will learn new strategies and the new saltwater fishing fan will find a gold mine of instruction in this book. The Complete Guide to Saltwater Fishing is a vital source for saltwater anglers of all skill levels and is a must for your library. You will refer to it over and over again. Book jacket.