Sporting Classics is proud to present its new March/April 2017 issue. Inside you’ll find both the latest and greatest in sporting literature, including a feature on Ernest Hemingway and the one that got away—Jane Mason, the inspiration for Papa’s most infamous female characters.
From there it’s a global sporting adventure. Tag along on Winston Churchill’s danger-fraught safari after black rhino; fish with Denver Bryan in Genghis Khan’s backyard; ride an ice floe on Lake Michigan as the freezing wind and water try to kill you. It’s all here in Sporting Classics’ latest issue!
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Features in this issue include:
THE DISH HE COULDN’T LAND
Among the most accomplished outdoorswomen of her day, gorgeous Jane Mason inspired Hemingway’s nastiest femmes fatales.
By Tom Davis
Stranded on an ice floe in Lake Michigan, Lewis Sweet never gave up in his struggle to survive.
By Ben East
WHERE THE RIVERS RAN RED
Fishing a river haunted by bloody battles of the past.
By W.D. Wetherell
AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE
Our 16th annual Awards of Excellence.
LAUGHING IN THE RAIN
A life spent out-of-doors is one truly blessed.
By Bob Karel
TITAN IN THE BUSH
Winston Churchill was determined to bag a black rhino on his one and only safari.
By John Seerey-Lester
FISHING IN THE LAND OF KHAN
An unforgettable journey to Mongolia in quest of its giant trout.
By Denver Bryan
A FISHING FAIRY TALE
A storybook adventure for king salmon, hungry grayling, and huge northern pike.
By Rick Leonardi
An acronym for hunting and living, as shared and taught by a loving grandpa.
By Dr. T.C. Jennings
After years of eager anticipation, the author’s daughter finally gets her shot at a huge cougar.
By Dwight Van Brunt
LAST CAST IN PATAGONIA
Part two of the author’s epic pursuit of Patagonia’s wild trout.
By Michael Altizer
Columns by Mike Gaddis, Roger Pinckney, Dwight Van Brunt, Jameson Parker, Laurie Bogart Wiles, Todd Tanner, Larry Chesney, Tom Davis, Michael Altizer, Robert Matthews, and Jim Casada.