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On the Great Plains, a land barren of wood and rock for the traditional rail and stone fences, the wire fence was a logical invention Hundreds of barded wire designs were invented, and the practical patents were manufactured and shipped west at great profit Today collectors are carefully searching out that wire for both enjoyment and historical interest This book was designed to provide a well organized identifying, classifying, and cataloguing system for the many designs and variations of barded wire Nearly one thousand drawings and three indexes to patents, inventors, and manufacturers provide an immediate means of identification....

Title : Barbs, Prongs, Points, Prickers, and Stickers: A Complete and Illustrated Catalogue of Antique Barbed Wire
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ISBN : 0806108762
Format Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press 1st edition March 15, 1970
Number of Pages : 418 pages
File Size : 591 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Barbs, Prongs, Points, Prickers, and Stickers: A Complete and Illustrated Catalogue of Antique Barbed Wire Reviews

  • ingridherweyer
    2018-10-24 22:34

    bought it because a relative invented one of the barbs listed in the book; nice to have to show kids, grandkids, and generations to come. A proud item to have in our "family history".

  • Todd W. Heywood
    2018-11-05 14:47

    all about barbed wire ,only for the lovers of the old cowboy days.

  • Cliff Long
    2018-10-26 20:42

    This is one of three books that I have found indispensable in trying to catalog a large number of collected but unidentified pieces of barb wire. I like the way the different wires are grouped in this book.

  • Marilyn
    2018-11-04 19:33

    Fascinating. I never knew there was so much to know about barbed wire.

  • Dan Miller
    2018-11-02 16:00

    good,informative book for barbed wire identification

  • Sandy Bietzsch
    2018-11-03 18:39

    great book! great service!

  • Pataha
    2018-10-23 20:39

    I bought this book to help me on a research project and was very pleased with the content. Good pictures, labels, descriptions, and history of the different barb wires. Good choice for me!

  • Indy
    2018-10-27 16:38

    Awesom book. Great to read about my relative.