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|
|Publisher||:||University of Oklahoma Press 1st edition March 15, 1970|
|Number of Pages||:||418 pages|
|File Size||:||894 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
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".
all about barbed wire ,only for the lovers of the old cowboy days.
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.
Fascinating. I never knew there was so much to know about barbed wire.
good,informative book for barbed wire identification
great book! great service!
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!
Awesom book. Great to read about my relative.