The Essential Skills for Mountain Walkers and Climbers
By (author) Alun Richardson
Mountaineering by Alun Richardson
Book DescriptionMountaineering is aimed at anyone interested in outdoor pursuits on hills and mountains - including hill walkers, climbers mountaineers and members of adventure expeditions. The book contains step-by-step guidance to every skill that you need in order to be safe on the mountain, including: navigation weather rock climbing Via Ferrata big wall climbing winter climbing Alpine climbing snow shoeing ski mountaineering. Each skill is clearly explained and supported with illustrations and stunning 'on location' photography. It will cover skills and techniques of all levels of activity, making it suitable for beginners and experienced climbers.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780713686920
(246mm x 189mm x 29mm)
Imprint: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 24-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Alun Richardson
Rucksack Guide - Ski Mountaineering and Snowshoeing, Paperback (September 2009)
Rucksack Guide - Ski Mountaineering and Snowshoeing is your essential handbook on the mountain. It offers concise guidance, from technical skills, to navigation and survival. The book is colour-coded for easy reference, making it simple to understand in testing conditions.
Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering, Paperback (September 2009)
Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering is your essential handbook for the winter mountain. It offers concise guidance, from technical skills, to navigation and survival. The book is colour-coded for easy reference and all information is presented in lists and tables, making it simple to understand in testing conditions.
Rucksack Guide - Alpinism, Paperback (September 2009)» View all books by Alun Richardson
Rucksack Guide - Alpinism is your essential handbook when on the mountain. It offers concise guidance, from technical skills, to navigation and survival. The book is colour-coded for easy reference and all information is presented in lists and tables, making it simple to understand in testing conditions.
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Author Biography - Alun Richardson
Alun Richardson is an International Mountain Guide - the highest qualification for worldwide climbing, mountaineering and exploration. He is an experienced guide and tutor and regularly teaches at the National Mountaineering Centres, and internationally. He is also secretary of the British Mountain Guides Association.
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