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Adventure; Fishing The Himalayas


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Fishing The Himalayas
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Real-life stories which transport viewers on journeys set in remote mountain villages, endangered waterways, and through treacherous terrain. Each saga is filled with suspense and surprise for the modern day explorers who personify the spirit of discovery that lies at the heart of every ADVENTURE. See individual episodes for further descriptions. Series release date: 1987

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Anglers John Bailey and Paul Boote begin their search for the mighty "manseer," one of the world' great sporting freshwater fish. A fast-moving member of the carp family, the "manseer" is a legendary fighter, with battles of three or four hours not uncommon. Bailey and Boote travels through some of the most beautiful country in the world -- from the high lakes of Kashmir to the wild rivers of the Upper Ganges.



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Chicago: “Adventure; Fishing The Himalayas,” 04/18/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 22, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8927A46031CE4E95B703506280279EB1.
MLA: “Adventure; Fishing The Himalayas.” 04/18/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 22, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8927A46031CE4E95B703506280279EB1>.
APA: Adventure; Fishing The Himalayas. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8927A46031CE4E95B703506280279EB1
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