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The Ultimate Book of Knots: More Than Two-Hundred Practical and Decorative Knots

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Publisher Comments:

Whether you are suspended hundreds or thousands of feet in the air on the side of a mountain, sailing the open seas, or pitching a tent in the wilderness, this book will be an essentaial tool for all of your outdoor adventures, and some of your indoor ones as well.

THE ULTIMATE BOOK OF KNOTS is a collection of previous knot books by Peter Owen. It contains hundreds of knots, including:

- Camping knots

- Sailing knots

- Fishing Knots

- Climbing knots

- Decorative knots

With black and white illustrations, and clear tying instructions, this book will be the perfect companion for outdoorsmen and craftsmen.

Book News Annotation:

This volume collects the earlier knot books of the author into one volume. It offers instructions in tying knots for fishing, camping, climbing, sailing, and decorative activities. Step-by-step illustrations are provided for some 200 knots, along with discussion of such information as choice of rope, rope care, and other relevant topics.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

A collection of knots for every occasion from a master

About the Author

PETER OWEN is an artist and outdoorsman. He is the author of The Book of Outdoor Knots, The Book of Climbing Knots, The Book of Decorative Knots, The Book of Camping Knots, and The Book of Sailing Knots. He lives in England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592281602
Author:
Owen, Peter
Publisher:
Globe Pequot Press
Location:
Guilford, Conn.
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering
Subject:
Handbooks & Manuals
Subject:
Knots and splices
Subject:
Reference - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
black-and-white illustrations throughout
Pages:
672
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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