A Comprehensive Guide to Choosing, Using, and Maintaining Fixed-Blade and Folding Knives
Author: Len McDougall
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Sports & Recreation
Do you feel a soul-deep connection with knives and tools that are engineered to cut through other materials? Does having a sturdy knife on your person imbue you with a profound, but somehow unidentifiable, sense of security? The Edgemaster’s Handbook is just that: a book completely dedicated to the care and usage of knives. Whether handling a dagger, stiletto, or bolo, you’ll learn the knife’s purpose and how to use is properly while keeping the blade clean and yourself safe. Len McDougall has spent his entire life—almost sixty years—learning the nuts and bolts of staying alive under adverse conditions and the mastery of weapons. And now more than ever we will need to take his lessons seriously, as understanding what to expect and how to adapt will increase the odds for survival. Featuring methods that have been personally tested through hard, field-proven experiences, you will learn everything needed to use knives for both outdoor living and protection. Included in this book are many lessons on knives, including: Sharpening a blade How to properly identify different types Collecting Using for survival and self-defense And so much more Whether for the collector or the outdoorsman, McDougall shares all his knowledge and understanding of this tool for you to understand and better appreciate. The Edgemaster’s Handbook is just that; a collection of tips, tricks, lessons, and knowledge from a professional that will make sure you master the usage of knives in your daily life.
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Beckett's Official Price Guide to Football Cards 2000 is a complete listing -- over 200,000 prices -- of cards from the years 1948-1999, featuring prices for full sets and individual cards from: Collector's EdgeFleer/SkyBoxPacificPinnaclePlayoffToppsUpper DeckAll cards are identified by year, manufacturer, size, format, team and player. The book includes prices for two different grade conditions for each card.
The new edition of this popular annual guide features more than 4,000 football card sets checklisted and priced. Virtually every football card ever produced! Prices and listings cover the years from 1894 to present. Includes cards from NFL, CFL, USFL, colleges.
Beckett's "Official Price Guide to Football Cards 2000" is a complete listing -- over 200,000 prices -- of cards from the years 1948-1999, featuring prices for full sets and individual cards from: All cards are identified by year, manufacturer, size, format, team and player. The book includes prices for two different grade conditions for each card.
In his bestselling Guide to Turning Back the Clock, Dr. Bob Arnot showed men everywhere how to look younger, feel younger, be younger Now, in his new book, he reveals the secrets of permanent weight loss for both men and women -- and gives us a breakthrough eating plan for the twenty-first century. Drawing on up-to-the-minute research in many disciplines, Arnot demonstrates that foods act like drugs on the body: some invariably promote weight gain and make us feel terrible; others almost guarantee weight loss and make us feel terrific. Armed with these findings, Arnot shows step-by-step how anyone can discover new energy, shed unwanted pounds, and never suffer from hunger pangs -- simply by eating the right foods in the right combinations. Complete with the most potent food charts ever assembled -- a complete arsenal of foods to promote weight control -- plus fat-loss accelerators, fat-ripping exercises, tips on dining in restaurants, and much more, Dr. Bob Arnot's Perfect Weight Control for Men and Women,is the ultimate guide for everyone who wants to feel great, lose weight, and look great.
THE OFFICIAL BECKETT SOURCEBOOK, WITH MORE THAN 70,000 PRICES LISTED! COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE. Complete listings from 1948 to 1998, featuring prices for full sets and individual cards: (set in two columns) ACTION PACKED BOWMAN BOWMAN'S BEST CE PRESIDENT'S RESERVE CLASSIC NFL EXPERIENCE COLLECTOR'S CHOICE COLLECTOR'S EDGE EXCALIBUR FINEST FLAIR FLEER GAMEDAY LEAF PACIFIC PACIFIC CROWN ROYALE PACIFIC PRISM PHILADELPHIA GUM PINNACLE PLAYOFF PLAYOFF CONTENDERS PRO LINE PRO LINE DC3 PRO SET SCORE SELECT SKYBOX SKYBOX IMPACT SP SP CHAMPIONSHIP SPx SPORTFLICS STADIUM CLUB SUMMIT TOPPS TOPPS GILT EDGE ULTRA UPPER DECK UPPER DECK SILVER ZENITH WRITTEN BY AN EXPERT. Dr. James Beckett is the leading sports card statistician. CLEAR IDENTIFICATION. Every football card is identified by year, manufacturer, size, format, team, and player. VALUABLE TIPS. Expert advice on buying, selling, caring for, and storing your cards. CONDITION GRADE PRICING. Each listing includes prices for each of the three different condition grades. FULLY ILLUSTRATED.
BradyGames' SoulCaliburII Official Fighter's Guide provides complete character coverage for all 25 fighters including Heihachi, Link and Todd McFarlane's Spawn. Tips for unlocking all the extra costumes, characters, chapters, weapons, cinemas and more! Detailed strategy to take on all challenges with explanations on which moves can destroy the opposition! This Signature Series guide features extensive game coverage, an exclusive two-sided poster, unlockable collection list, tips on conquering the Weapon Master Mode, character histories, special cover treatment and more! This product is available for sale in North America only.