Fly Fishing Forum - View Single Post - more shark stuff
View Single Post
  #2  
Old 09-29-2004, 05:39 PM
AlanT's Avatar
AlanT AlanT is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4
"As an aside, if memory serves, the worst great white attacks ever on the east coast occured in New Jersey where a Serial Human Eater took up residense during the summer. If I'm not mistaken, he swam up very small creeks and into saltponds to catch his bipedal snacks. I think he ate like five guys!"

You got it - there's a good book about that shark and summer (it was 1916) called Close to Shore (Michael Capruzzo is the author). Interesting read.
Reply With Quote