To help the reader better understand how to catch big bass, this book explores productive techniques for trophies. The information is aimed at those fishermen eager to know more about catching large fish on a less-random basis. Larry Larsen is a fisherman/writer who especially enjoys catching and releasing big bass. The author has been fortunate to tally almost 200 largemouth between 5 and 13 pounds, and has had two friends lip 15 pound largemouth into his boat. Larsen has studied and written about all aspects of bass fishing. His articles in major outdoor magazines and his previously published books in the Bass Series Library detail highly productive fish catching methods and special techniques.