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How to Rock Climb!
How to Rock Climb Series

Format Book Category Instructional
Title How to Rock Climb!  Pages 208 
Author John Long  RRP $20.00 AUD 
Publisher Chockstone Press  Reviews
Edition 3rd edition (May 2000)  Ave Rating **** (4.00 of 5)


User Comments

Excellent book. Very easy to read. Very thorough. I don't have a basis for comparison (I have not read any other climbing books) but I believe a beginner could get by with just this one book.

I like to re-read it every now and again as i understand it better after having learnt more vocabulary and technique.

I would have given it 5 stars except that it didn't help me magically climb 32's. Actually, it's because it's American and aimed more at Americans and there are some differences (ie. vocab). 

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