Handbook of Knots

Author(s): Des Pawson


Whether you want to learn some loops or practise plaits, this guide reveals everything you need to know about knot tying. With clear instructions and step-by-step photographs, you can be sure that you will select the correct type of rope. From fishing to camping, sailing to mountaineering, this handy guide will show you which knot to use.


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Des Pawson has run a ropeworking business for over 20 years. He teaches and displays his skills at exhibitions, galleries and museums all over the world, and is co-founder of The International Guild of Knot Tyers. Des has appeared on radio and television and his work is featured in a number of publications including The Boatman, Country Living and the Financial Times. Des resides in Ipswich, Suffolk.

General Fields

  • : 9781405304672
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
  • : 0.358
  • : July 2004
  • : 223mm X 132mm X 15mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : December 2010
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Des Pawson
  • : Hardback
  • : Expanded ed
  • : 623.8882
  • : 176
  • : illustrations