Books on Knots on the Web
|By:||Clifford W. Ashley||
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||Faber and Faber,
London & Boston.
The book on knots. About 3800 different knots, 7000 drawings. It covers
almost every practical knot and gives clear instructions on how to tie them. It gives some
history from the knots and tells you where the author found them.
|By:||Cliff Jacobson||Buy on Amazon
Is unusual, if not unique, in having knot-tying instructions for
lefthanders as well as righthanders.
|By:||Owen, Peter||Buy on Amazon
|Publisher:||Lyons & Burford|
This book illustrates in a simple handbook format seventy of the most
common knots for the outdoors.
|Publisher:||Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., New York|
|Publisher:||International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press, A Division of the McGraw-Hill Companies|
Here are the 43 most important knots and splices you need to use aboard
|By:||J C Turner & P van de Griend||Buy
This book brings together twenty essays on various topics in the history
and science of knots. It is divided into five parts, which deal respectively with knots in
prehistory and antiquity, non-European traditions, working knots, the developing science
of knots, and decorative and other aspects of knots.
This book is from the popular series on How to Rock Climb. In this book
you will find detailed information with illustrations on the most popular knots used by
rock climbers. A chapter in the book is also devoted to some of the equipment used by rock
|Publisher:||Fernhurst Books, Duke's Pat|
|ISBN:||0 906754 11 9|
A booklet on all the common knots and splices with their uses and
I got complaints having this book on my page. The first edition should contain too much errors.
|By:||Hervey Garret Smith||Buy
|Publisher:||International Marine, division of McGraw-Hill, Inc.|
A reprinted/revised version of a popular book on knots. With sections on
basic knot tieing, decorative rope-work, canvas-work and wood carvings.
|By:||Mario Bigon, Guido Regazzoni||Buy
|Publisher:||William Morrow Company, New York|
|ISBN:||0-668-01225-4 (paper) 0-668-01225-6|
|By:||Gerald L. Findley||Rope Works
|Publisher:||Gerald L. Findley|
A book of knots, hitches, splicing, lashing and rope making. Whether for
scouting or for outdoors recreation, you will learn to tie knots with confidence.
|By:||Roger E Miles||Buy
|Publisher:||World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd.|
Sufficiency: The Elementary Symmetric Bends; Necessity: Geometry and
Planar Representations; Topological Considerations and a Theorem; Practical Considerations
and Triple Symmetry; Sixty Symmetric Bends (Includes 16-page colour section); Miscellany;
How to Invent Symmetric Bends.
This is a pocket size, waterproof, tearproof book that shows the 11
knots and 5 loops every fly fisherman needs to know.
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