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The Big One

By: Kinney, David

Price: $19.80

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 270155

ISBN: 0802118909

Condition: As New


[12] 276 pp. David Kinney's "The Big One" takes us to Martha's Vineyard, one of the fabled destinations in America. There is a complicated play of moguls and movie stars overshadowing the carpenters and immigrants who carve out a blue collar living amongst great wealth. But each September, when the tourists leave, thousands of fisherman take over the beaches to compete in the Striped Basss & Bluefish Derby. In this contest, all players are on an equal playing field and the cast and rod decide who is champion. This book takes us behind the scenes of this thirty-five day event. We see th... View more info