How to Rock Climb!Book - 2010
How to Rock Climb , now in its fifth edition, is the most thorough instructional rock climbing book in the world. All the fundamentals--from ethics to getting up the rock--are presented in John Long's classic style. Thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the modern standards of equipment, technique, and training methods, this guide includes sections on face climbing; crack climbing; ropes, anchors, and belays; getting off the rock; sport climbing; and much more. It is the essential how-to book for rock climbers everywhere. Now with more than 300 color photographs and illustrations, this is the most thorough and complete upgrade this best-selling title has seen since first publishing more than a decade ago.
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Falcon Guides/Globe Pequot, c2010
Edition: 5th edition
Characteristics: xiii, 320 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm