Knots (Collins Gem)

Author: Trevor Bounford

Publisher: Harper Perennial

ISBN: 9780060849788

Category: Reference

Page: 192

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A clear introduction to the world of knots, from the practical to the decorative Step-by-step instructions to tying more than fifty knots A handy guide for the outdoors Details on the uses and applications of all kinds of knots Published in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, America's foremost authority in history and science.

Collins Gem SAS Survival Guide

Author: John Wiseman

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780004723020

Category: Reference

Page: 384

View: 3991


Have you thought about how you would deal with surviving on nothing but the plants you could forage? Do you wonder how you would manage if you were lost and had to set up an improvised camp? Can you tie knots or make basic weather forecasts? All the above and more are covered in this survival guide

Stop Smoking! (Collins Gem)

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780060825690

Category: Self-Help

Page: 192

View: 9494


Giving up smoking is one of the hardest things to do. This handy-sized book contains all the information you need to find a method that works for you. This guide explains the many different techniques for giving up—from simple willpower (and ways to strengthen it) through Allen Carr's Easy Way to Tibetan breathing exercises and the Quit Smoking Diet. Each method is explained simply and clearly, allowing you to see whether it might work for you. It also allows you to combine methods. There are also tips for staying on track and advice for creating an all-round healthy lifestyle where cigarettes are just a distant memory.

A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names

In which the Words are Accented and Divided Into Syllables Exactly as They Ought to be Pronounced, According to Rules Drawn from Analogy and the Best Usuage to which are Added Terminational Vocabularies of Hebrew, Greek and Latin Proper Names, in which the Words are Arranged According to Their Final Syllables, and Classed According to Their Accents; by which the General Analogy of Pronunciation May be Seen at One View, and the Accentuation of Each Word More Easily Remembered. Concluding with Observations on the Greek and Latin Accents and Quantity; with Some Probable Conjectures on the Method of Freeing Them from Obscurity and Confusion in which They are Involved, Both by the Ancients and Moderns

Author: John Walker

Publisher: N.A


Category: Bible

Page: 103

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