Beginning with the ten knots that everyone
should know, this heavily illustrated book also covers over 40 other
knots. These are grouped by use so that if, for example, you want to
make a loop, you have eight knots to choose from! Each stage of each
knot is illustrated and its uses, strong points and weak points are
The book also covers whipping, splicing and
handling rope, whether it be throwing, cleating, winching or coiling.