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All fishermen are liars

Author: John Gierach
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Simon & Schuster hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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Gierach travels across North America from the Pacific Northwest to the Canadian Maritimes to seek out quintessential fishing experiences. Whether he's fishing a busy stream or a secluded lake amid snow-capped mountains, Gierach insists that fishing is always the answer-- even when it's not clear what the question is.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gierach
ISBN: 9781451618310 145161831X
OCLC Number: 852226622
Description: 211 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A day at the office --
Great Bear --
K bar t --
Coasters --
This year's fly --
New water --
Rods --
The mile --
Tree River --
Oregon --
Lodges --
Temporary purist --
Tenkara --
Kodiak --
Montana --
The nuclear option --
Adlatok --
Klickitat --
Smallies --
March --
Chinooks --
Wyoming.
Responsibility: John Gierach ; art by Glenn Wolff.

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"America's best fishing writer" shows us why life's most valuable lessons-and some of its best experiences-are found while fly-fishing.  Read more...

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"Yet another Gierach masterpiece and well worth a read, even if you aren't into fishing." -- David Keene * The Washington Times * "Perceptive and witty. . . . These lyrical essays explode with Read more...

 
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