The Tree Climber's Companion TCC
by Jeff Jepson
This compact field reference and training manual for tree climbers is the ideal partner for all tree workers. Thanks to the illustrative talents of Illinois certified arborist Bryan Kotwika, writer Jeff Jepson is able to provide you, the reader, with easy to understand and applicable techniques.
On Rope: North American Vertical Rope Techniques
By Bruce Smith and Allen Padgett In the decade since its original publication, On Rope has gained worldwide recognition as the most authoritative book on single rope techniques. It provides practical information for descending and ascending rope for the caver, sport, rappeller, rescuer, or other rope user working in the vertical environment. Revised and expanded, this edition includes valuable information for arborists, river rescuers, window washer, and circus riggers (among others). Includes over 700 detailed illustrations. Hardback, 384 pages.