RYA Knots Splices & Ropework Handbook
by Perry, Gordon & Steve Judkins
The complete guide to knots and rope for all knot enthusiastis. Chapters cover rope construction and maintenance, the basics of knot tying, blocks and tackles, lashings and bindings, splicing, as well as some decorative knots. This book is ideal for everybody, whether beginner or advanced, as it deals with knots and ropework from beginning to end.