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REBUS DA VINCI
To test his students’ wisdom and intuition, Leonardo da Vinci used to hide signs in his drawings and notes, creating encoded rebuses that only the most brilliant of his followers succeeded in... More > deciphering.
Many of these enigmas, cleverly concealed within arcane symbology, are still unsolved.
Thanks to a series of remarkable intuitions, five hundred years after the great man’s death, a modern-day disciple of da Vinci makes a number of deductions that lead him to a discovery that represents the culmination of a sequence of coincidences and parallels that have accompanied him throughout his life.< Less
REBUS DA VINCI
“Rebus Da Vinci” è un originale e coinvolgente racconto che vi farà scoprire l’affascinante mondo di Leonardo Da Vinci e le sue passioni, tra cui quella per i rebus... More > che era solito nascondere nei propri disegni e appunti. A 500 anni dalla morte di questo grande Genio, grazie a intuizioni, coincidenze e correlazioni, sarà possibile decifrare una serie di rebus che sveleranno un’innovativa invenzione.< Less
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If you apply the techniques in this book, and you're not the best knotter on your block, someone else on your block must also have a copy. The "Hemp method" is a fresh approach to tying... More > sixty-six essential knots. It's based on touch-knotting, made possible by special knotting grips. One such grip (the pretzel) is the starting point for twenty-five knots. With this common starting point you can learn faster, remember better, and knot more efficiently. --- A chapter on field activities shows knots used in combination for camping, hauling, rescue, emergency shelters, and other outdoor tasks. --- A final chapter covers trouble-time knotting. There are no "trick" knots involved. Anyone can use the Hemp method to tie the essential survival knots with one hand, in the dark, in a dangling rope. There are more than 300 photos. They include unique instructional symbols that make it easy to knot-without-reading.< Less