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10 edition of Modern rock climbing found in the catalog.

Modern rock climbing

free climbing and training beyond the basics

by Todd Skinner

  • 64 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by ICS Books in Merrillville, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock climbing,
  • Free climbing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Todd Skinner and John McMullen ; illustrations by John McMullen.
    ContributionsMcMullen, John, 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.2 .S55 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 161 p. :
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1741263M
    ISBN 100934802904
    LC Control Number92047396

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