"Essential insights from a master of the sport." - "Outside". This comprehensive four-season manual, a revised and expanded edition of the popular "Climbing Rock and Ice", covers both techniques and equipment for all facets of this increasingly popular sport, including rock climbing, ice climbing, and indoor climbing walls. "The Complete Climber's Handbook" provides all the in-depth information climbers from beginners to experts need, from how to lead a climb, detailed instructions on movement, anchoring systems, and safety, to sidebar accounts from experienced climbers.Author Jerry Cinnamon has taught climbing for years and originally developed this book for a college class on mountain leadership. He knows what questions climbers ask, and he has the answers. What reviewers said about the first edition: "I wish I could give each [new climber] a copy." - "Rock and Ice". "A fine introduction to technique with many clear drawings and lucid description." - "Book News, Inc.". "One of the better new how-to-do-everything books we've seen. All the basics, and more." - "Climbing".
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Jerry Cinnamon is a professor of outdoor recreation and environmental sciences at Unity College in Maine. He has been climbing for nearly 30 years.
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