Season of the gar : adventures in pursuit of America's most misunderstood fish / Mark Spitzer.

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  • Author(s): Spitzer, Mark, 1965-
  • Language:
    English
  • Publication Information:
    Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2010.
  • Publication Date:
    2010
  • Physical Description:
    xiii, 167 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Publication Type:
    Book
  • Document Type:
    Bibliographies; Non-fiction; Government documents
  • Subject Terms:
  • Additional Information
    • Content Notes:
      Getting a garfish -- In search of massive Missouri gar -- Gar and loathing in Texahoma -- Gator vs. gar : a history of misinformation -- The existential fish-life crisis (or how I finally got a gar) -- When gars attack -- Some messy Nessie gar myths and other distortions -- Mutant gar is missing link -- How I finally bagged the big one -- Frankengar -- Gar in the balance : Texas, the trinity, and the homosexual rod and reel -- Arkansas gar wrangling : out of sight, out of mind -- A psychological history of the Arkansas alligator gar with recommendations for its future : a polemic -- Long live the gar!
    • Notes:
      Not distributed; available at Arkansas State Library.
      Includes bibliographical references.
    • ISBN:
      9781557289292 (pbk. : alk. paper)
      1557289298 (pbk. : alk. paper)
    • Accession Number:
      2009053364
    • Accession Number:
      ocn498366933
      498366933
    • Accession Number:
      Gov. Doc: HI.F 3/178-8:S 35/2010(ardocs)
    • Accession Number:
      fay.302922