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STRONGHOLD; One Man's Quest to Save the World's Wild Salmon

by Marlarkey, Tucker

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Published
2019
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
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First edition
ISBN
9781984801692
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New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2019. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9 1/2, 345 pgs, two sections of color photos, decorated endsheets. A powerful and inspiring story. Guido Rahr's mission to save the wild Pacific salmon leads him into adventures, especially to the remotest Russian Far East, that make for a breathtakingly… Read more
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THE CROSSBOW.; Mediaeval and Modern, Military and Sporting

by Payne-Gallwey, Sir Ralph

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Published
1958
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Good+ in Good+ DJ
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New York: Bramhall House, 1958. Hardcover. Good+ in Good+ DJ. 7 1/2 x 9 1/2, 355 pgs, b&w illustrations. An extensive and learned treatise on the crossbow.
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SEA STORIES; Of Dolphins and Dead Sailors

by Barrett, John Paul

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Published
1987
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Very Good
ISBN
9780961962906
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$12.00

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Astoria, OR: Gaff Press, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 117 pgs. Readable stories about the Pacific Northwest fishing industry. The physical book reflects primitive printing and binding almost of the "private press" nature. The black and white illustrations reflect the fishing/nautical narrative. The author has signed the front endpaper with black marker and dated… Read more
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STONE FOX

by Gardiner, John Reynolds

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Published
2015
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Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780439095105
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$8.00

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New York: Scholastic, Inc., 2015. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 x 7 1/2, 81 pgs, b&w illustrations. Children's story about a dogsled race.
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SUSAN BUTCHER; Sled Dog Racer

by Wadsworth, Ginger

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Published
1993
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Very Good
ISBN
9780822528784
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Minneapolis: Lerner Publications Co., 1993. Hardcover. Very Good. 7 x 8, 63 pgs, b&w photos. Children's book about dogsled racing and the Iditarod. Ex-library with the usual markings.
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DR. GRENFELL'S PARISH; The Deep Sea Fishermen

by Duncan, Norman

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Published
1905
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Very Good
Edition
Fifth edition
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London: Fleming H. Revell Co., 1905. Fifth edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 x 7 1/2, 155 pgs, b&w photos. Dr. Grenfell's memoirs among the fishermen of Labrador.
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ANIMAL TRACKS & HUNTER SIGNS

by Seton, Ernest Thompson

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Published
1958
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Very Good in Good+ DJ
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ DJ. 6 x 9 1/2, 160 pgs, index, excellent track illustrations. An informative book on the tracking down and identification of animals, written and illustrated by America's leading wildlife artist, writer & lecturer.
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FALCONRY; A Handbook for Hunters

by Russell, Jr., William F.

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Published
1940
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Good+
Edition
First edition
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$175.00

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New York: Scribner, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. 6 x 9, 189 pgs, index, b&w photos and illustrations. From the preface: "If falconry will be better understood by American falconers, if hawks and their relationship to nature will be more sympathetically appreciated, and if the maligning of the sport should abate, this book will have served its purpose."… Read more
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THE GOSHAWK

by White, T.H.

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Published
1951
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Very Good in Good+ DJ
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$100.00

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New York: Putnams, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ DJ. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 215 pgs. The struggle, frustration, and triumph of the relationship between man and hunting hawk; by turns comic and tragic.
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EASY ANGLING OREGON

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Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 92 pgs, color maps and photos. Tells all about all of the great places for families to fish in Oregon.
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SNARES AND SNARING

by Thompson, Raymond

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Very Good+
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Third revised
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Lynnwood, WA: Raymond Thompson Company. Third revised. Paperback. Very Good+. 8 x 11, 70 pgs, b&w illustrations and photographs. All about the techniques of snaring. Contents Include: The Steel Snare and its Use, Snaring the Fox, How to Become a Wolfer, Trapping the Canada Lynx, Rabbit and Lynx Snaring, Tricks in Beaver Trapping, Illustrated Snaring Methods, Live… Read more
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THE NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HANDGUNS & SMALL ARMS

by Chant, Christopher

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good in Good+ DJ
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9780831771461
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London: Multimedia Books Ltd., 1995. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ DJ. 10 1/2 x 12 1/2, 216 pgs, lots of b&w and color photos. A pretty coffee-table style book explores the development of the hand weapon from the invention of the perussion cap in the 1830s to the increasingly complex and diverse family of weapons manufactured… Read more
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THE BEAVER BOOK

by Wyshinski, Nick

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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Published/Printed by the author, 1966. Paperback. Very Good. 6 x 9, 60 pgs, b&w photos and illustrations. All about beaver trapping.
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WHITE TAIL COUNTRY

by Ozoga, John

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9781559710817
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$12.00

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Minoqua, WI: NorthWord Press, 1988. Second edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 11, 176 pgs, full of color photos. A beautiful natural history of the whitetail deer for both the hunter and naturalist.
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HUNTING BOAR, HOGS & JAVELINA

by Gooch, Bob

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Published
1996
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Good+
Edition
Second printing
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Tabor City, NC: Atlantic Publishing, 1996. Second printing. Paperback. Good+. 6 x 9, 204 pgs, b&w photos. Feral hogs and javelina are increasing their range and hunting the critters is a growing sport for houndmen, bowhunters, handgun and blackpowder enthusiasts. Here is one of the few books available on hunting these game animals.
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HUNTING BLACK-TAILED DEER; "An Oregon Perspective"

by Terkla, Louis G.

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Published
1992
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Very Good+
ISBN
9781878175182
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$25.00

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Portland, OR: Gabriel Books, 1992. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 168 pgs, b&w photos. A comprehensive guide to black-tailed deer and black-tailed deer hunting based on the author's 50 years of deer hunting experience. Provides valuable tips for the novice and expert alike.
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HUNTING THE WOODLANDS FOR SMALL AND BIG GAME

by Anderson, Luther A.

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Published
1980
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Very Good in Good+ DJ
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First edition
ISBN
9780498023484
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$15.00

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New York: A.S. Barnes & Co., 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 205 pgs, b&w photos. For the sportsman who wants to advance his skills in going after American woodland game. Chapters include: Small bore rifles and shotguns, three chapters; Ammunition, rifle sights, marksmanship, three chapters; Hunting the small furred species -… Read more
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NTA TRAPPING HANDBOOK; A Guide for Better Trapping

by Krause, Tom

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Published
2007
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Very Good+
Edition
Revised
ISBN
9780962069802
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Bloomington, IN: National Trapping Association, 2007. Revised. Paperback. Very Good+. 6 x 9, 206 pgs, b&w illustrations. Everything you need to kow to identify and know common American furbearers, catch them and prepare and market fur pelts.
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ADVANCED DEER HUNTING; New strategies based on the latest studies of whitetail behavior

by Weiss, John

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Good+ DJ
Edition
Second printing
ISBN
9781556540141
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$15.00

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New York: Outdoor Life Books, 1989. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ DJ. 7 1/2 x 9 1/2, 334 pgs, index, b&w photos. The author shows how to translate this scientific knowledge into effective hunting techniques that bring home the venison.
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THE ILLUSIONS OF ANIMAL RIGHTS

by Carman, Russ

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780873411592
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Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1990. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 152 pgs, biblio, references. Presents the traditional American's relationship to animals and their use, and exposes the hidden agendas behind the animal rights movement. He speaks out against the cult movement for rural America.
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