HOOKED ON BASS
Author: Alan Vaughan & Mike Ladle
Publisher: INDEPENDANT PUBLISHERS GROUP, Jul 2003
How to catch British sea bass, particularly bigger ones, from shore. Life cycle & behaviour of bass, selecting & using suitable tackle, successful bass marks, foods & the best natural baits, artificial lures & their uses, & venues around Britain. Color & B&W photos, illus; 6x10 inches, 221 pgs.
Now an established classic on the subject, this revised and updated edition of Hooked on Bass shows anglers how to catch bass, particularly the bigger fish, from the shore.
In these pages the authors share their considerable experience, supporting this where appropriate by observations and tips from other successful bass men, and accounts of actual fishing sessions. Chapters cover the life cycle and behaviour of bass, selecting and using suitable tackle, successful bass marks, bass foods and the best natural baits, artificial lures and their uses, and venues around Britain. With such practical advice on methods and on the best times and places to fish, this book lays the foundation for frequent catches of large bass.
With excellent photography and clear, detailed diagrams to help illustrate the advice, any angler, beinner or expert, who has caught or would like to catch bass will find endless value in the pages of this book.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
Alan Vaughan has a Degree in Zoology with Marine Zoology. He has fished in salt water for over 40 years and has been described as one of the best bass anglers in Britain. He has contributed widely to leading sea-angling magazines.
Mike Ladle has a PhD in Marine Biology. He is an enthusiastic and innovative angler and is widely recognized as an authority on lure fishing. He is in demand as a lecturer and practical tutor, and has been published extensively in Sea Angler, Angler's Mail and other national angling magazines.