Game shooting for sporting purposes has taken place in England since the first half of the sixteenth century. David Jones has written a fascinating and comprehensive book covering the history of the sport from its inception to the present day. He examines changes in the typical shooting day, based on surviving diaries, newspaper articles and other historical documents. He charts the development of shooting in England, Wales and Scotland, across Europe and worldwide, including the planning and organisation required to support the growing popularity of the sport.
First in an exciting new series of books produced on behalf of BASC by Quiller Publishing. An indispensable guide providing the reader with an introduction to the sport and covers all aspects of wildfowling. Learn More