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Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering - cover

Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering

Alun Richardson

Publisher: A&C Black

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Summary

Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering is your essential 
handbook for the winter mountain. It offers concise guidance and 
support for whatever situations you might find yourself in, including: 
 
 
 
 technical skills: tips and reminders on the key techniques equipment: from choosing the right crampons to ice climbing 
navigation: various techniques to help in a range of weather conditionssafety: essential procedures to ensure the safety of yourself, your party and others on the mountainemergencies: guidance on what to do in extreme situations. 
 
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. 
 
The Rucksack Guide series is adapted from Mountaineering: the essential skills for mountain walkers and climbers, the definitive handbook for hill walkers, climbers and mountaineers.

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