Knots: An Illustrated Practical Guide to the Essential Knot Types and Their Uses (Hardcover)

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This stylish hardback guide is a fantastic reference source for those looking to expand their repertoire of knots, bends and hitches, or seeking to learn the basics.

Over 50 knots are covered, complete with clear full-color photographs and step-by-step instructions to make the steps easy to follow. Each entry includes an overview of the knot's history, its difficulty rating, plus a look at its different applications. It's hardback binding allows the book to lie flat, meaning that you can easily follow the instructions as you practice your knots. It also includes a full glossary of all knot-related words and phrases.

- Useful knots for sailing
- Clever knots for camping
- Handy knots for the home
- And other knots that are simply a pleasure to tie

This attractively presented volume makes the perfect gift or keepsake for anyone wanting to master knot making.

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About the Author

Barry Mault is a prominent member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers (IGKT) and he is moderator of their web forum as well as being Treasurer of the Waterways Craft Guild. His main interest is in practical knots, though he also works with parachute cord making small decorative items.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781398826069
ISBN-10: 1398826065
Publisher: Sirius Entertainment
Publication Date: October 3rd, 2023
Pages: 160
Language: English