Falcon Guides Self-Rescue
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Self Rescue by David Fasulo is an invaluable resource for climbers taking the next steps into trad and alpine climbing. The second edition includes revisions to the original book with the latest techniques and detail illustrations of self-rescue practices. Topics include rescue and escape concepts, tools, knots, info on transporting victims, required skills, and how to handle theoretical situations.
- Mountain Gear
This book describes and illustrates a variety of techniques which all climber should know for safety and self-reliance.
Whether you need to assist your partner past a difficult section of a climb or rappel down a multipitch route with an injured climber, you owe it to yourself and your fellow climbers to be prepared. Self-Rescue fully describes and illustrates a variety of techniques that every climber needs to know for safety and self-reliance. Now completely updated and revised with the latest techniques - and accompanied by Mike Clelland s clear, detailed illustrations - David Fasulo s Self-Rescue remains the definitive resource on the topic.Look inside to find:A new approach to self-rescue concepts: terrain, technical ledges, baseline, and belay escapesTools and primary systemsKnots and hitchesAnchors and belaysPatient assessmentTerrain assessmentHands freeCourse of action - descendCourse of action - ascendCourse of action - stabilize/shelter in placeToprope rescueSecond rescueLeader rescueSearch and rescueAuthor: David Fasulo, Illustrated by Mike ClellandISBN: 978-0-7627-5533-2Trim: 6 x 9Paperback, Pages 256Publish Date: 06-01-2011
- Second Ascent
Globe Pequot Press How To Climb- Self-Rescue 2nd Edition
- Altrec Outdoors