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From lakesides to the 18th green, heroes of all stripes

By Bill Littlefield
May 1, 2005

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As the title suggests, ''Sowbelly: The Obsessive Quest for the World Record Largemouth Bass" chronicles the adventures of a number of men who've devoted a preposterous amount of time, energy, and money to catching a big fish. Author Monte Burke regards these pilgrims as ''a collection of very dedicated people actively pursuing a lofty goal." Some readers may regard them ... (Full article: 840 words)

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