The Knots Handbook: Step-by-step Instructions for Tying any Knot
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The Knots Handbook: Step-by-step Instructions for Tying any Knot

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by Randy Penn
     
 

Have you ever spent time tying endless knots when you know just one would do the trick? Perhaps you've attempted to tie a pearticular knot, only to find yourself in a confusing tangle. If so, The Knots Handbook is for you!

Packed with step-by step instructinos and detailed illustrations, the easy-to-follow guide shows you how to quickly and easily learn the

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Have you ever spent time tying endless knots when you know just one would do the trick? Perhaps you've attempted to tie a pearticular knot, only to find yourself in a confusing tangle. If so, The Knots Handbook is for you!

Packed with step-by step instructinos and detailed illustrations, the easy-to-follow guide shows you how to quickly and easily learn the art of knot tying. Author Randy Penn, a member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers, teaches you more than 100 useful knots and provides helpful advice for how and when to use them.

Learn how to tie:

  • Nautical knots for securing lines and ensuring safety
  • Stopper knots for creating handholds and useful tools
  • Binding knots for clamping and restoring bundles
  • Fishing knots for reeling in the big one
  • Loops for fastening objects under tension
Featuring dozens of games and exercises for practicing your newfound skills, The Knots Handbook is a reliable resource you will turn to time and time again.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760780596
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
08/31/2006
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.94(d)

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