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Knots more than 50 of the most useful knots for camping, sailing, fishing, andclimbing by Peter Owen

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Published by Grange Books in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Quintet, 1993.

StatementPeter Owen.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17201713M
ISBN 101856279669

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