WorldCat Identities

Long, John 1953-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 185 publications in 2 languages and 7,163 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Anecdotes  Conference papers and proceedings  Folklore  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works about John Long
 
Most widely held works by John Long
How to rock climb! by John Long( Book )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to Rock Climb!, now in its fourth edition, is the world's top instructional book on climbing. All the fundamentals--from ethics to getting up the rock--are presented in John Long's classic style. Revised and updated to reflect the modern standards of equipment, technique, and training methods, this guide includes sections on face climbing; crack climbing; ropes, anchors, and belays; getting off the rock; sport climbing; and much more. It is the essential how-to book for rock climbers everywhere
The big drop! : classic big wave surfing stories( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The high lonesome : epic solo climbing stories by John Long( )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories of mountaineers and explorers who have climbed the world's highest peaks
The liquid locomotive : legendary whitewater river stories( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close calls : climbing mishaps & near-death experiences by John Long( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climbing anchors by John Long( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to anchoring systems for rock climbers
Attention and performance IX by Alan D Baddeley( Book )

14 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dayhiker's handbook : an all-terrain, all-season guide by John Long( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Campfire legends( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced rock climbing by John Long( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock jocks, wall rats, and hang dogs : rock climbing on the edge of reality by John Long( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the rare and unforgettable rendering of rock-climbing legends, told through the voice of one of the sport's most celebrated cult heroes
The complete hiker : everything you'll need for a day or a month on the trail by John Long( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacked! : by beasts of prey and other deadly creatures : true stories of survivors( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climbing anchors field guide by John Long( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explains how to create safe, simple, and efficient rock climbing anchoring systems. This pocketsize handbook shows how to properly place and configure natural anchors, passive chocks, mechanical chocks, fixed gear, knots, belay anchors, toprope anchors, and rappel anchors"
The trad climber's bible by John Long( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traditional, or simply, trad climbing, is a do-it-yourself adventure requiring the climbing team to negotiate the climb and to carry, hand-place and remove most if not all components of the roped safety system. In The Trad Climber's Bible, two of the most revered and respected trad climbers in the world, John Long and Peter Croft, offer hard-won knowledge to aspiring trad climbers in a narrative format that is as informative as it is entertaining. With photos by iconic climbing photographer Greg Epperson and AMGA Certified Rock Instructor Bob Gaines, this full color book will appeal to climbers of all stripes"--
Pale moon : tales of the American Indians( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gym climb! by John Long( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big juice : epic tales of big wave surfing by John Long( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incredible stories of a new generation of thrill-seeking, death-defying surfers and stunning, full-color photography of monster waves fill the pages of this new collection by John Long and former surfing pro Sam George
Stories from the dirt : indiscretions of an adventure junkie by John Long( )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding tubes in Venezuela. BASE jumping in Europe. Riding bulls in Texas. Collected in one volume are some of the best first-person stories from celebrated writer, rock climber, and adventurer John Long. This is storytelling at its finest-nonfiction that reads like the best fiction. In Stories from the Dirt, the action leaves you breathless, but it's the characters that really leave the lasting mark. In John's own words, "the secret sauce of this collection is that while the action rarely flags, it never leaves the people behind-like all stories worth a damn, [this collection] is all about the
Sport climbing by John Long( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How to rock climb!
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The big drop! : classic big wave surfing storiesThe high lonesome : epic solo climbing storiesThe liquid locomotive : legendary whitewater river storiesClose calls : climbing mishaps & near-death experiencesClimbing anchorsThe dayhiker's handbook : an all-terrain, all-season guideCampfire legendsAdvanced rock climbing
Alternative Names
John Long American rock climber and author

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Long, John 1954-

Джон Лонг

Languages
English (119)

Spanish (6)