Hunting, Fishing, and Camping: 100th Anniversary Edition

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Down East Books, Feb 1, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 144 pages
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L.L.Bean, Inc. has been a trusted source for quality apparel, reliable outdoor equipment and expert advice since 1912. To celebrate its hundredth anniversary, the Freeport-, Maine-based company has updated Hunting, Fishing and Camping, Leon Leonwood Bean’s no-nonsense guide to enjoying the great outdoors. Originally published in 1942, this Maine classic offers instruction on everything from packing a canoe to stalking a bear. The new edition pairs the original text and nostalgic photographs with twenty-first-century perspective from L.L's great-grandson and Outdoor Channel television host, Bill Gorman. This entertaining and instructive book is not only a commemorative celebration of L.L.Bean’s legacy and his commitment to conservation — it is a must-have manual for the modern sportsman.

 

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Contents

Fly Casting
Fly FishingFor Brook Trout Chapter 25 Fly FishingFlies and Lures
CampingHow to Choose a Tent
CampingHow to Select a Camp Site Chapter 28 CampingHow to Erect a Tent
CampingIn Old Lumber Camp
CampingHow to Build a Bough
CampingEquipment and Gear Then and Now Chapter 32 Camp CookingHow to use Reflector Baker
Camp CookingGrub Lists Chapter 34 Camp CookingRecipes

How to Hunt Woodcock
How to Hunt Pheasant
Hunting Equipment and Bowhunting Chapter 12 Wearing Apparel and Advances in Outdoor Apparel Chapter 13 Safety Rules and Hunter Safety Ch...
How to Use a Compass and How to Use a GPS Chapter 16 How to Find a Lost Hunter
How to Fish For Salmon Trout and Togue and Catch and Release
How to Care for Minnows and Worms
How to Fish for White Perch
How to Fish for Black Bass
How to Fish for Small Brook Trout
Fly FishingGeneral
CampingHints
How to Prevent Forest Fires
Where and When to Go Hunting and Fishing
Your Guide and The Maine Guide Tradition Chapter 39 General Information and Conservation Successes Chapter 40 Atlantic Salmon Fishing
Canoeing
Salt Water Fishing
Baxter State Park
Bobcat Hunting
Maps
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Leon Leonwood Bean, (1872-1967) was an innovator in the mail-order catalog industry and one of Wal Street Journal's Top Ten Entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

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