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Publisher Comments:

Even those who have difficulty tying their shoes will be able to tie "Turk's heads" when they follow the clear illlustrations and concise instructions given in this new book. Dozens of the most frequently used knots have been selected and explained, including reef knots, sheet bends, figure eights and more. Each knot's strengths and weaknesses are discussed and the reader will gain the important ability to select the right knot for the right situation.

Synopsis:

Step-by-step instructions for every knot and splice the boatowner will ever need to know.

Synopsis:

Well-priced and extremely popular. -Ideal for any sailor both afloat and ashore. -Over 150 step by step photographs describe clearly the tying of over 30 knots and splices.

About the Author

Steve Judkins is a member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers. He is a professional sailing instructor and was formerly in the Royal Navy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781864364569
Author:
Toghill, Jeff
Publisher:
New Holland Australia(AU)
Location:
Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering
Subject:
Boating
Subject:
Knots and splices
Subject:
Knot theory
Subject:
Knots and splices -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Boating - General
Subject:
Nautical-Boating General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
No Series
Series Volume:
no. 8-16
Publication Date:
20070531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
144 bandw photographs
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
4.5 x 7.25 in 4 oz

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Knots and Splices
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Product details 64 pages New Holland Publishers, - English 9781864364569 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Step-by-step instructions for every knot and splice the boatowner will ever need to know.
"Synopsis" by , Well-priced and extremely popular. -Ideal for any sailor both afloat and ashore. -Over 150 step by step photographs describe clearly the tying of over 30 knots and splices.
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