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Seagoing Knots
Language: en
Pages: 102
Authors: Frank Rosenow
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-01-01 - Publisher: W. W. Norton

Shows how to tie a variety of knots, including the bowline, granny, clove hitch and sheet bend, and explains how each is used aboard ships
American Documented Seagoing Merchant Vessels of 500 Gross Tons and Over
Language: en
Authors: United States. Department of Commerce. Bureau of Navigation
Categories: Merchant marine
Type: BOOK - Published: 1932 - Publisher:

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The Pocket Guide to Outdoor Knots
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Geoffrey Budworth
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-18 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The Pocket Guide to Outdoor Knots provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step diagrams and instructions for tying over eighty knots. Over 300 full-color illustrations and photographs guide the reader through the stages of tying each knot correctly. This beautifully illustrated, full-color guide unties the mysteries of dozens of knots. Using incredibly clear photographs
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Allan and Paulette Macfarlan
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-30 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Easy-to-follow guide explains how to tie hundreds of knots with 166 clear illustrations and precise written instructions. Ideal for boaters, campers, scouts.
Fighting the Great War at Sea
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Norman Friedman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-22 - Publisher: Seaforth Publishing

The overriding image of the First World War is the bloody stalemate of the Western Front, but although much of the action did occur on land, the overall shape of the war even the inevitability of British participation arose out of its maritime character. It was essentially a struggle about