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Knots for Climbers (Falcon Guides How to Climb)

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Publisher Comments:

The How to Climb series expands on the useful information found in all FalconGuides.

Features:
-- Handy, packable size
-- Basic approach to technical subjects

This completely revised and updated edition of Craig Luebben's slender bestseller teaches the reader the Twelve Essential Climbing Knots, and then presents 18 others for various special situations. Color illustrations make learning these knots a cinch. Knots include the Munter Hitch, the Prusik, the Garda, and the Equalizing Figure Eight, among others.

Synopsis:

Teaches the reader the Twelve Essential Climbing Knots, and then presents eighteen others for various special situations. Color illustrations make learning these knots a cinch.

Synopsis:

Craig Luebben, well known to climbers around the world for his instructional writings, has updated his crucial book on knots to a new edition. Luebben, whose books in this series include contributions on advanced climbing, ice climbing, and rappelling, shares his extensive, and essential, knowledge with the climbers of the world.

About the Author

Craig Luebben (Golden, Colorado) has been climbing for more than twenty years and has written books and numerous articles on the subject. His Advanced Rock Climbing, so-authored with John Long, won the Mountain Exposition Award at the 1997 Banff Mountain Book Festival. Craig lives and guides in Colorado.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762712182
Author:
Luebben, Craig
Publisher:
FalconGuides
Location:
Guilford, Conn.
Subject:
Mountaineering
Subject:
Rock climbing
Subject:
Knots and splices
Subject:
Outdoor Skills
Edition Number:
Second edition
Edition Description:
Second
Series:
How To Climb Series
Series Volume:
107-548
Publication Date:
20011101
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » General
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Mountaineering » Reference
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Rock Climbing

Knots for Climbers (Falcon Guides How to Climb)
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Teaches the reader the Twelve Essential Climbing Knots, and then presents eighteen others for various special situations. Color illustrations make learning these knots a cinch.

"Synopsis" by ,
Craig Luebben, well known to climbers around the world for his instructional writings, has updated his crucial book on knots to a new edition. Luebben, whose books in this series include contributions on advanced climbing, ice climbing, and rappelling, shares his extensive, and essential, knowledge with the climbers of the world.

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