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Casting about in the Reel World: Fishing on the Fly William A. Douglass

Casting about in the Reel World: Fishing on the Fly

William A. Douglass

Published February 1st 2002
ISBN : 9781571430939
Paperback
258 pages
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 About the Book 

Social anthropologist Douglass, who specializes in Basque and Italian society, is a dedicated fly fisherman who has pursued his sport over the past quarter century on five continents and many islands. His intriguing adventures from Bikini Atoll toMoreSocial anthropologist Douglass, who specializes in Basque and Italian society, is a dedicated fly fisherman who has pursued his sport over the past quarter century on five continents and many islands. His intriguing adventures from Bikini Atoll to Moron, Mongolia, combine a fishermans eye with the keen insights of a highly praised academic. A great catch for the RDR list, this book will delight anglers of every stripe. This globetrotting book offers the anthropological angle on Florida, British Columbia, China, Mongolia, the mid-Pacific, Australia and many other exotic fishing spots. Bill Douglass is an emeritus professor of social anthropology at the University of Nevada--Reno, where he has directed the Center for Basque Studies.