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Fly-Fishing the 41st

by James Prosek

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24270722M
ISBN 109780061371905, 9780061371912

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Fly-Fishing the 41st book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One day, I left in a straight line from home at 41 Kachele St /5. James Prosek, "the young Audubon" of trout and fly fishing, has done it again with his latest book "Fly Fishing on the 41st." He seems to go from strength to strength.

What at first seemed like a stunt, to fish around the globe on the 41st parallel, turns out to be a rich taste of ichthyology, sociology, geography, and biography, to say nothing 3/5(12). The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his talent for descriptive writing to illuminate an astonishing ing in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigates the globe along the 41st parallel, traveling through Spain, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, China, /5(12).

The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his talent for descriptive writing to illuminate an astonishing ing in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigates the globe along the 41st parallel, traveling through Spain, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, China.

In Fly-Fishing the 41st: Around the World on the 41st Parallel, the famed fishing writer loops the planet along one of its most interesting latitudinal lines, stopping in Mongolia and Japan, among other places, to find out what's biting.

Prosek's search for a native trout from the source of the Tigris River takes him into militarized Serbia and. Book review: Fly-fishing the 41st.

Around the world on the 41st Parallel. Most people will know James Prosek for his wonderful fish paintings. In this book you get a few paintings, but first and foremost a fabulous story about a fishing adventure and the people the author meets on his trip.

And even though I do write fly-fishing books and /5. Fly-fishing the 41st Around the World on the 41st Parallel (Book): Prosek, James: One day, I left in a straight line from home at 41 Kachele Street, east along the 41st parallel, following my passion for fish.

It was a journey not only away from home, but toward it; which is the beauty of traveling in a circle, and theirony of adventure. This suited me, for in the event that I strayed -. The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his talent for descriptive writing to illuminate an astonishing ing in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigates the globe along the 41st parallel, traveling through Spain, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, China, Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

James Prosek is a writer and artist. Dubbed “the Audubon of the fishing world” by the New York Times, his books include Trout, The Complete Angler, and Fly-Fishing the lives in Format: Ebook.

The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his talent for descriptive writing to illuminate an astonishing adventure.

Beginning in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigates the globe along the 41st parallel, traveling through Spain, Greece, Turkey. The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his talent for descriptive writing to illuminate an astonishing ing in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigates the globe along the 41st parallel, traveling through Spain, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, China, Brand: Harpercollins E-Books.

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At dinner, as the only passenger on the foot freighter ship, I was instructed to sit beside the captain. We could hardly hear ourselves over the din of machinery working to unload large steel. The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world" and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses words and color to bring to life an astonishing adventure around the world.

Beginning in his hometown of Easton, Connecticut, Prosek circumnavigated the globe along the 41st : FLY-FISHING THE 41ST: Around the World on the 41st Parallel HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

ARTICLES. Global Fly-Fishing. PW: This most recent book, Fly-Fishing the 41st, as a travel memoir, is a departure from your previous ones. What inspired this title. James Prosek: It was fishing trout at the headwaters of the.

In “Fly-Fishing the 41st” Prosek (an established young artist and amateur ichthyologist) is equal parts Don Quixote and John James Audubon.

For the purposes of writing his book he chooses an objective that seems as arbitrary as it is ambitious: To travel around the globe, along the northern hemisphere’s 41st parallel, documenting the. Avid fisherman and an evocative writer Prosek (Joe and Me, ) effectively combines the memoir and travelogue author decided to fish along the 41st parallel, a route that would take him through some of the world’s historic cities, including Lisbon, Madrid, Naples, and Tashkent—quite a change from his hometown of Easton, Connecticut.

Jame Prosek fishes the 41st parallel from his home in Easton, Connecticut, to the mine fields of the Balkans in this entertaining travelogue. A journey of an angler, Fly-Fishing the 41st captures with words and colors the humanity and shared love of angling. The New York Times has called James Prosek "the Audubon of the fishing world," and in Fly-Fishing the 41st, he uses his.

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This fly fishing book is ideal for those who enjoy a visual read as it is chock full of diagrams, charts, and photographs.Fly-fishing the 41st, James Prosek Prosek is best known for his paintings, but should certainly be equally praised for his writing skills, which come to its best in this novel.

This is simply a fantastic and captivating story about the author's journey around .