Knots, Splices and Rope Work with illustrations

Knots, Splices and Rope Work with illustrations

by Hyatt Verrill
     
 

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Check out ngims Publishing's other illustrated literary classics. The vast majority of our books have original illustrations, navigable Table of Contents, and are fully formatted. Browse our library collection by typing in ngims or ngims plus the title you're looking for, e.g. ngims Gulliver's Travels.

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This treasury of practical and ornamental knots ranges from easy half-hitches and bow-lines to intricate rope-work projects, such as rope buckles and cask slings. Detailed instructions accompany the 156 drawings, which show how each knot, tie, or splice is formed as well as its appearance when complete.

Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc. Adapted for the Use of Travellers, Campers, Yachtsmen, Boy Scouts, and All Others Having to Use or Handle Ropes for Any Purpose.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012340900
Publisher:
ngims Publishing
Publication date:
03/23/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
579,986
File size:
6 MB

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