An in-depth look at how to fish for carp composed by the 1996 World Carp Cup Champions. This title contains information and advice on how to tackle even the most cunning of carp. The book includes detailed description of the carp itself and how to care for the species, the best tackle to use, and tactical considerations such as casting, plumbing and locating fish. River carping, big fish hunting and match fishing for carp are also included together with information on different baits, including making your own boilie recipes, and baiting strategies plus rigs and knots.
Simon Crow is an angling journalist and broadcaster, and a fisheries and tackle consultant. This is his third book about carp fishing published. Rob Hughes is an angling promoter and journalist. He has a regular column in Angling Times and is organizer of the British Carp Angling Championships.