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Zipping My Fly: Moments in the Life of an American Sportsman

Authors: Tosches, Rich
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: TRV001000, BIO016000, SPO014000
ISBN: 9781101143834, Related ISBNs: 0399529179, 1101143835, 9780399529177, 9781101143834
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 256,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Imagine A River Runs Through It seen through the eyes of Dave Barry and you'll get an idea of Rich Tosches' sharp-eyed reflections on the art, hobby, and obsession of fly fishing.

Armed with a rod, a pen, and an eccentric sense of humor, Pulitzer Prize-nominated sportswriter Rich Tosches headed for the Grand Teton Mountains, site of the World Fly Fishing Championship, and cast a keen eye on his fellow trollers from all over the globe. This encounter-and many others during a lifetime dedicated to the pursuit of fly fishing -are captured in a side-splitting collection of observations on every angle-and angler-of one of America's favorite pastimes.
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