Re: Knot games
Jonathan Dixon (dixon@MIMICAD.COLORADO.EDU)
Fri, 29 Oct 1993 11:49:45 -0600
> While I'm posting....one of the very best books on knots was written by Ashely
> He describes over 3500 knots, splices, etc. This is a great book. Sometimes yo
> can find it a reasonable price (less than $20.00), but it generally runs
> $40.00+. Keep an eye out for it. Not only does he explain how to tie the knots
> he also goes into the history, etc. I recommend it if you are a knot fanatic.
> Check your local library also.
> PS. I don't recal the exact name of the book...sorry
From our library, it seems the book is Ashley, Clifford W., _The
Ashley Book of Knots_, Doubleday, 1944 (call # 623.8882 - I believe
that is Dewey Dec., but not sure; your number may vary).
ASM Troop 1046, Bowie, MD, NCAC
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