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James Ronald Babb Edit Profile

Editor , writer

James Ronald Babb, American editor, writer. With United States Navy, 1966-1969.

Background

Babb, James Ronald was born on June 18, 1949 in Lenoir City, Tennessee, United States. Son of Walter Everett and Katherine Marie Stocksdale Babb.

Education

Graduate, Lenoir City Schools, 1966.

Career

Lobster fisherman, Belfast, Maine, 1975-1981. Editor International Marine Division McGraw-Hill, Rockport, 1987-1994, The Lyons Press, New York City, 1994-1997, Gray's Sporting Journal, Augusta, Georgia, since 1997. Consultant Marine Books Division, W.W. Norton and Company, New York, 1995-1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: River Music: A Flyfisher's Four Seasons, 2001, Crosscurrents: A Flyfisher's Progress, 1999.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1966-1969.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fly fishing, gardening, cooking.

Connections

Married Linda Hayes Greene Babb, March 4, 1949. 1 child: Ethan.

father:
Walter Everett

mother:
Katherine Marie Stocksdale Babb

spouse:
Linda Hayes Greene Babb