KNOTS - THE COMPLETE VISUAL GUIDE
Learn how to tie more than 100 knots using clear instructions and annotated, step-by-step photographs. Over 100 knots are described in step-by-step photographic instructions. The application of each knot is covered, and there is a chart that details the types of rope, their functions, and their respective breaking strains. The appropriate rope is matched to the correct job, including general use, sailing, fishing, climbing, and backpacking. Easy reference, with color-coding, gallery spreads, annotated photographs, and symbols for the function of individual knots, The Handbook of Knots contains detailed information on how to cut, maintain, splice, store, and coil all types of rope.