Field & Stream Online Editors

At 1,936 pages, and with more than 2,000 entries, Ken Schultz’s Fishing Encyclopedia: Worldwide Angling Guide is definitely the most comprehensive reference on fishing to date. Schultz, fishing writer and Field & Stream editor for over 25 years, took more than four years to give birth to the 91.4-pound book. Besides providing details on various fish species (800 of them), fishing destinations (including entries on every U.S. state and Canadian province, plus 100 countries), and all manner of tackle, the Fishing Encyclopedia contains 422 illustrations of fish, 470 photographs, and 718 line drawings. Published by IDG Books Worldwide, the Encyclopedia-a bargain at $60-is available at bookstores nationwide, or contact Books Now at 800-266-5766, ext. 8000, or, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Autographed copies are available through the Web site