The Resource Tales from a Florida fish camp: : and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy, Jack Montrose, (ebook)

Tales from a Florida fish camp: : and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy, Jack Montrose, (ebook)

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Tales from a Florida fish camp: : and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy
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Tales from a Florida fish camp:
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and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy
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Jack Montrose
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eng
Summary
Join Jack Montrose, a fish camp regular since 1965, as he reminisces about the good old days fishing on the St. Johns River. Tales from a Florida Fish Camp captures the atmosphere and humor of fish camps, where fishermen gathered to tell tall tales of their fishing exploits, play practical jokes, and relax over a cold beer. Here you'll find tales of more than just fish (though the ones caught were THIS BIG). you'll encounter snakes, gators, cats (ordinary house ones as well as a panther), turtles, manatees, a skunk, and lots and lots of bugs, as well as a few celebrities--including a baseball manager, a general, and an astronaut. The stars are more often than not the boats, and if the tale's about an airboat, well, don't expect the teller to have dry shoes. You're in for huge belly laughs as you read about fish camp contests, tourists, Yankees, and Flash, the hard-drinking, snake-chasing, spitz/bull-dog mix who was everyone's best friend. Practical jokes abound at fish camps: the author even got to be sheriff for a day when one of his buddies played a joke on him and some unwitting tourists
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1924-
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Montrose, Jack
Dewey number
799.1/1/097591
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Fishing
  • Fishing lodges
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Tales from a Florida fish camp: : and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy, Jack Montrose, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781561646180
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11770058
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remote
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11770058
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MWT11770058
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Tales from a Florida fish camp: : and other tidbits of swamp rat philosophy, Jack Montrose, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781561646180
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11770058
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11770058
System control number
MWT11770058
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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