50% off-Gently used-ROD CRAFTING, A FULL COLOR PICTORIAL & WRITTEN HISTORY FROM 1843-1960 by Jeffery L. Hatton
This unique one of a kind book is a must for anyone interested in the history of our great sport and collectors of antique fishing tackle. It takes a look at the history of fishing rods from the early 1800's to the 1970's. Hatton covers the first three ages of rod making: The smith age, up to 1870, the expansion era,1870-1900 and the classic era, 1900-1970's. Forty nine beautiful rods are featured, each with a description, history, notable features, and much more.