Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-03 - Publisher: History Press
Britain has a history of producing and using a wonderful array of fishing boats, some of which still sail under private ownership. These older vessels developed in their own unique ways, dependent on local traditions, the type of fishing, their place of operation and innovation from fishermen and boatbuilders alike.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-20 - Publisher: Amberley Pub Plc
The definitive volume on Britain's traditional fishing boats, by the author of Herring: A History of the Silver Darlings. The coasts of Britain and Ireland are surrounded by some of the most tempestuous waters in the world and are among the most diverse too. For centuries the inhabitants of these
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-17 - Publisher: Shire Publications
This book introduces the history of the Scottish fishing vessel and chronicles the developments that have created fishing machines which are not only highly effective tools but a delight to the eyes as well. Fishing has an unglamorous reputation, yet the story of the fishing boat is one of continual
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-08 - Publisher: Workman Publishing
From a grueling 37-hour fight with a Pacific salmon to the maimed fisherman whose severed thumb turned up in the belly of a Mackinaw trout. From extraordinary marlin quests to hair-raising tales of "fish catches man," here are fishing's 80 most unpredictable and spectacular tales. To get them, Shaun Morey-a