The Knot Bible: The Complete Guide to Knots and Their Uses by Adlard Coles

By Adlard Coles

The entire and definitive bible of knots for seafarers.

Featuring all of the knots, hitches, bends, splices, whipping and ornamental knotwork that you'd locate on a ship, this entire bible of knots can help those that visit sea grasp each knot they're going to need.

Over 2 hundred knots are scored for energy, reliability, ease of tying (and untying) and usability. step-by-step images convey the best way to tie each one knot, and reveal how they are often used, resembling within the rigging or for tying boats up. attention-grabbing knot information sections supply additional information regarding the knot's historical past, plus beneficial suggestions and strategies, together with selecting the right rope for the correct job and utilizing definitely the right knot.

With a stunning sleek layout, and hugely illustrated with complete color pictures and instructive diagrams all through, The Knot Bible continues to be available to all sailors of all degrees of expertise when nonetheless being the king of knot books.

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