Very useful book, has the knots you need to know for climbing.
1998 National Outdoor Book Award winner. How to tie 35 climbing knots: step-by-step illustrations, easy-to-follow directions, when to use and not to use, and expert advice on selection and care of ropes.
- Each knot is carefully illustrated and its primary and secondary uses are described. Includes expert advice on what knots to trust and when to trust them. Types and grades of rope, cord, and webbing.
- What works best with what hardware. Rope care, treatment, testing, and storage. How to tie daisy chains, aiders, and harnesses.
- The most efficient way to use knots and ropes in basic and challenging situations.
Paperback: 89 pgs.