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By Victor R. Johnson & Victor R. Johnson, Jr. Foreword by Leon Chandler of Courtland.
This in-depth book, by a father and son writing team, has been well researched and documented, and presents the first historical perspective of the people and companies involved in the dynamic Post-war transition of the American fishing rod from the days of bamboo rods into the modern era of synthetics: fiberglass and graphite. A valuable resource for classic tackle collectors and interesting reading for all fishermen. 8 x 11" with 176 pages; illustrated with old b&w photos, reproductions of old magazine ads and catalog pages.
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Both of the Johnsons have been life long fishermen and have owned and fished with the majority of the rods discussed in this book. Victor Johnson, a retired chemist, lives in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and Victor, Jr., a civil engineer, lives in Vallejo, California.
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Book Description Centennial Pubn 1996-09-20, 1996. Paperback. Condition: Good. First Edition. 1882418247. Seller Inventory # 688866
Book Description Centennial Pubn 1996-09-20, 1996. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Item is in very good condition. If supplemental codes/CDs for textbooks are required please contact us prior to purchasing as they may be missing. Photos are stock pictures and not of the actual item. Seller Inventory # DS-1882418247-2