Lefty Kreh takes his readers on an angling journey through the last half-century, when water was big and fishermen were bigger (maybe). But, despite all that's changed since the fifties, when Lefty began his career as a professional fly fisherman and writer, fishing is still just fishing. In My Life Was This Big, he relates tales of fishing expeditions with Fidel Castro and Ernest Hemingway, as well as solo battles with some of the scrappiest, most elusive fish in the world. Lefty also takes the reader through the development of his world-famous qDeceiverq fly style, and takes on the issue of conservation through catch-and-release. This is a glimpse into the heart and soul of Lefty Krehaa man who has written for nearly every outdoor magazine in the U.S.; a man who has fished some of the remotest parts of the globe; and a man whose books and articles have taught thousands of people his techniques for hooking and landing more fish. For fans both young and old, these are Lefty's stories.I mentioned earlier that I used to like to fish carp using dough balls for bait. I still go once or twice every summer. I used to go by myself, but now I need somebody to help me put the boat in and out. I like toputthe boat in, have my coffee and aanbsp;...
|Title||:||My Life Was This Big|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-12-13|