The Arts of the Sailor
Knotting, Splicing, and RopeworkBook - 1990
A maritime expert offers boating and yachting enthusiasts a complete course in rigging, working, and maintaining a ship. The perfect shipboard reference, this volume is packed with useful "hands-on" information: sailor's tools, basic knots, and useful hitches; handsewing and canvas work; and dozens of other topics important to safety, economy, and efficiency. Over 100 illustrations.
Publisher: New York : Dover, 1990.
Edition: Dover ed.
Branch Call Number: 623.88 Smi
Characteristics: viii, 233 p.,  leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.