Know the right knot for every situation! Whether you're tethering a canoe, hitching a horse, trying your hand at rock climbing, or just want to pick up a new skill, this conveniently-sized illustrated guide has everything you need to get started. Learn knots from the Monkey Fist to the Hunter's Bend as Andrew Adamides uses clear text and over 200 detailed illustrations to teach a complete arsenal of rope-tying techniques. This book makes knot-tying simple with:
Easy step-by-step instructions
Overviews of knots' histories
Lists of the benefits and uses of each knot
A full glossary of terms to know
A fantastic reference for scouts and leaders, emergency preppers, or anyone looking to build on the basics or expand their expertise, this book is the perfect volume to round out your outdoor education.
This book has a two-fold purpose. It is principally intended to help the beginner to a extraordinary Sport, whilst it is hoped that the more experienced Angler will find something to interest him, even if only to recall memories of some of his past successes and failures.
Fishing is the Sport which makes everyone equal; one could not mention any walk of life, a representative of which is not encountered, at the waterside, in the great brotherhood of Angling. The river's bank knows no social status; the humblest may share the day's sport with the highest in the land-with companionship and the chances of success being absolutely equal.
This Sport too, takes us into the pleasant places of the land, where peace reigns supreme and where we are at one with Nature. Daily worries are forgotten, whilst we watch our float quietly waterborne by a patch of weeds, whilst we confidently await the bite of a fish.
Our minds may be occupied in deciding how we shall put our tackle round the side ...
Calling all Vancouver Canucks fans!
Have you been thrilled watching Quinn Hughes dominate during his rookie year? Did you laugh at the classy and hilarious way Roberto Luongo and Cory Schneider handled their goaltender controversy? Did you jump out of your chair the day Vancouver drafted BOTH Sedin twins?
If you're that type of fan, you've got to pick up The Ultimate Vancouver Canucks Trivia Book!
In a series of incredible, specially themed chapters, this book will test your knowledge of the best franchise the West Coast has ever seen! Try your hand at multiple-choice scenarios, prove your knowledge with true or false questions, and grab some great little-known anecdotes to share at the bar from the "Did You Know" sections.
You'll read about such interesting bits as:
• Which teams tried to deny Vancouver entry into the NHL?
• Who earned nicknames like "Suitcase," "Mr. Sensitive," and "The Sheriff"?
• Which Canucks goalie broke a 60-year old NHL tradition?
• Which ...
Genre: Sports & Outdoors Length: 123 Pages (3,514 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 23rd, 2020