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Knots: Step-By-Step Instructions for Tying More Than 50 Knots

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What knot is appropriate for sailing? Camping? How about around the house? Whether you are a sailor, Eagle Scout, or Joe Homeownerexpert or beginnerthis guide will come in handy. Step-by-step illustrations show you how to easily tie more than 50 practical knots from the Cow Hitch (used to tether livestock) to the Fisherman's Bend (used to moor boats to the dock).

•Types of knots: stopper knots, hitches, loops, bends, running knots, shortenings, and fishing knots

•Each knot is accompanied by symbols that show how it can be used (i.e. for camping, climbing, sailing, fishing)

•Advice on selecting the correct knot for a particular task

Product Details

ISBN:
9780517225332
Subtitle:
Step-by-Step Instructions for Tying More Than 50 Knots
Author:
Owen, Peter
Publisher:
Gramercy
Subject:
General
Subject:
Outdoor Skills
Subject:
Knots and splices
Subject:
Textile Arts - General
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Publication Date:
20050607
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR ILLUS THROUGHOUT
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
7.4 x 5.9 x .5 in .55 lb

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