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Girl Guide Knot Book

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Anchor Bend, Back Splice, Becket Bend, Blackwall Hitch, Boat Knot, Boatswain’s Weave, Bowline, Bowline Bend, Bowline On A Bight, Brace, Cable-laid Rope, Carrick Bend, Cat or Dog Shank, Catspaw, Chain Knot, Chair Knot, Clove Hitch, Compound Simple Knots, Construction of Rope, Cow Hitch, Crown Knot, Cut Splice, Diagonal Lashing, Diamond Knot, Donk
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Paperback, "New Edition" 1962, 84 pages
Published 1962 by Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow
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Jan 22, 2015 ^ rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Those who like to be challenged
Simply fascinating. A true vademecum of ‘knotting’ (technically the above list contains much more than just knots). It is both startling and humbling to even so much as begin to appreciate how many valuable knots have been discovered, each with its own highly specific application. How anyone can read a novel of 18th and 19th century seafaring (take Melville’s ‘Moby Dick’ for example) without first reading a good knot book, beats me. To appreciate the sheer knowledge and practice required in any ...more
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