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5.0 out of 5 stars Knots without the pain
This is a great book for the beginning rock climber, or those like me who tried it in their youth and are returning to the sport. Mr. Raleigh shares some very insightful points to the knots one should rely on for their own safety, and takes you through the more complicated variations on the essential themes.
The illustrations by Mike Clelland are great! The text is...
Published on Jan. 22 2002 by A. N. Verdes

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1.0 out of 5 stars dangerous information
I really liked the book, the drawings are great and the words are fun. I was rappeling not too long ago using the prusik to make me safe like they do on the cover of the book. The prusik tightened onto the rope just at the end of my reach, and I was hanging from the one loop around my leg. It was really uncomfortable and it took me a long time to get free. I asked a guide...
Published on Jan. 15 2003 by Frank Williams



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Knots & Ropes for Climbers
Knots & Ropes for Climbers by Duane Raleigh (Paperback - Jan. 1 1998)
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