The Big One: An Island, an Obsession, and the Furious Pursuit of a Great Fish

Title The Big One: An Island, an Obsession, and the Furious Pursuit of a Great Fish
Names Kinney, David.
Book Number DB069884
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chronicles the Martha's Vineyard annual Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby, a five-week fishing tournament held each September, that attracts three thousand people hoping to catch the heaviest fish--striped bass, bluefish, false albacore, or bonito. Observes the joy, humor, paranoia, frustration, and heartache of derby enthusiasts. Some strong language. 2009.
Narrator Carpenter, Steven.
Local Subject Recreation - Fishing, hunting, shooting - 799
Recreational & performing arts - 790
Sports & Recreation - SPO
Male Narrator - MN
LC Subject Bluefishing - Massachusetts - Martha's Vineyard - Anecdotes
Striped bass fishing - Massachusetts - Martha's Vineyard - Anecdotes
Tournament fishing - Massachusetts - Martha's Vineyard - Anecdotes
Language English
Released 2010
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2010. (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
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