The Essential Knot Book

The Essential Knot Book

by Colin Jarman
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

"The book is just what it claims to be, all the essentials. Just what you need to know, done up in a neat handy package ready to put on board." — SAILING

THE ESSENTIAL KNOT BOOK covers all the bends, hitches, whippings and splices used every day by anyone going to sea. It shows at a glance both how to tie the knot, bend or hitch, and how to use it

…  See more details below

Overview

"The book is just what it claims to be, all the essentials. Just what you need to know, done up in a neat handy package ready to put on board." — SAILING

THE ESSENTIAL KNOT BOOK covers all the bends, hitches, whippings and splices used every day by anyone going to sea. It shows at a glance both how to tie the knot, bend or hitch, and how to use it most effectively in situ aboard. The straightforward text and excellent color photographs, coupled with QR codes linking to online video demonstrations, new for this edition, make this a very user-friendly book–a must-have if you're aboard any boat,
large or small.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071822350
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/04/2013
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,212,308
Product dimensions:
10.30(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

COLIN JARMAN has been a professional marine photojournalist for over 40 years and an avid sailor for well over 50 years. His interest in knots and ropework began when he started sailing and has resulted in a number of bestselling books on the subject. Colin sails his twenty-one-foot bilge keeled cruiser along England's East Coast and the Thames Estuary, exploring small creeks and remote anchorages.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >