By Don Graydon
Publisher: Swan Hill Press
Language:English | Number of Pages: 575 | Format: Paperback
Isbn-10: 1904057276 | Isbn-13: 9781904057277 | Publish date: 23/09/2003 | Edition 7Rev Ed
Also available as: Hardcover
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Since publication of the first edition in 1961, Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills has endured as the classic mountaineering text. Novice climbers use it as a primer; veterans use it to review their skills. Translated into five languages, it has instructed and inspired more than half a million climbers from all over the world. The fully updated seventh edition maintains the same high standard for complete, authoritative instruction in an easy-to-use format.
New to this edition:
* 415 completely new illustrations
* Chapters on waterfall ice climbing and mixed climbing, physical conditioning, access issues, techniques for minimum impact on the land, and more
* A new glossary of climbing terms
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