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New book on kids and hunting

Kids these days grow up being bombarded by anti-hunting messages, but 80% of the public does not disapprove of ethical hunting.

Updated: November 3, 2009, 12:01 PM ET
By James Swan | ESPNOutdoors.com

"When some of my friends have asked me anxiously about their boys, whether they should let them hunt, I have answered 'yes,' — remembering that it was one of the best parts of my education — make them hunters…"

Henry David Thoreau penned those words in his 1854 classic, Walden, when kids grew up a lot closer to nature.

Unfortunately, modern philosophers have few such kinds words about hunting. And in fact, kids these days grow up being bombarded by anti-hunting messages, ...

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