Outward Bound Ropes, Knots, and Hitches

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Rowman & Littlefield, May 1, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 144 pages
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Knot-making is simpler than ever. This new easy-to-follow guide, published in partnership with Outward Bound, includes information on using knots in your favorite outdoor activities. Outdoor expert Buck Tilton takes you step-by-step through each bend and turn with clear instructions and detailed photographs. You can count on this handy volume to guide you toward quick success and fool-proof knots.
 

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Contents

1 Of Ropes and Cordage
1
2 Camping Knots Stoppers
6
3 Camping Knots Bends
13
4 Camping Knots Loops
16
5 Camping Knots Stationary Hitches
22
6 Camping Knots Moving Hitches
34
7 Boating Knots Stoppers
42
8 Boating Knots Bends
44
10 Boating Knots Hitches
62
11 Climbing Knots Hitches
78
12 Climbing Knots Bends
87
13 Climbing Knots Loops
96
14 Miscellaneous Knots
112
Index
127
About the Author
130
Copyright

9 Boating Knots Loops
50

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About the author (2012)

Buck Tilton is a regular columnist for Backpacker magazine and is also the author of Knack Knots You Need, Knack Hiking & Backpacking, and Knack First Aid. His many books for FalconGuides, including the award-winning Wilderness First Responder, have sold more than 100,000 copies combined.

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