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In a few cases, the illustrations were missing but the description was often clear enough to help one still tie the knot. It is for entertainment purposes only and should be independently verified before using for any other reason.
Knots, Splices and Rope Work by A. Hyatt Verrill
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He participated in a number of archaeological expeditions to the West Indies, South, and Central America. Among his writings are many science fiction works including twenty six published in Amazing Stories pulp magazines.
Why can I not see the illustrations? He participated in a number of archaeologi Alpheus Hyatt Verrill, known as Hyatt Verrill, 23 July — 14 November was an American zoologist, explorer, inventor, illustrator and author.
Good for those who are already familiar with knots and lashings. A good portion is standard Ashley Book Of Knots repetition, but there are several gems buried in these pages, like the elusive Horse Bridal and Halter.
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Want to Read saving…. Michael Clark rated it it was amazing Apr 18, I laughed out loud spljces then kept going. Almost all of these also make simplifying assumptions so they are not totally accurate even if there are no errors.
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Knots, Splices and Rope-Work: An Illustrated Handbook
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