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Modern Rope Techniques In Mountaineering by Bill March

Modern Rope Techniques In Mountaineering by Bill March

Hunter Publishing, Incorporated, 1988 (originally 1973) ISBN 9781556500848

The title says it all: knots, slings, harnesses, improvised stretchers and other carries, sliding friction knots, belaying, rapelling (abseiling) and double-rope techniques, this is a summary of wholly practical basic rope work in modern climbing.