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11 edition of Learning to rock climb found in the catalog.

Learning to rock climb

by Michael Loughman

  • 134 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock climbing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Michael Loughman ; photos. by the author ; drawings by Rose Craig.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.2 .L68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4113518M
    ISBN 100871562790, 0871562812
    LC Control Number80028639

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Learning to rock climb by Michael Loughman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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