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The Handbook of Climbing: Fully Revised Edition.

By: Fyffe, Allen; Peter, Iain

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Pelham books: 1997

Edition: Revised 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02107


This practical guide to climbing and mountaineering skills has been designed for anyone who wishes to learn to climb or further their participation in the sport. All the techniques required for modern climbing are covered, extending from roadside crags to ascents of major mountains and faces. This book has the endorsement of the British Mountaineering Council. The hardcover as bumps to the corners and the D/W shows some wear use View more info

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Anderl Heckmair: My Life: Eiger North Face, Grand Jorasses & Other Adventures

By: Heckmair, Anderl

Price: £22.48

Publisher: U.S.A., Mountaineers Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03083


Anderl Heckmair's account of his life and climbing accomplishments is the story of a man dedicated adventure in the very best sense of the word. A good clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. View more info

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Our Everest Adventure - The pictorial history from Kathmandu to the summit

By: Hunt, John

Price: £22.48

Publisher: UK, Brockhampton Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03129


This is a valuable and permanent record of one of the great mountaineering adventures of the twentieth century. With over 150 pictures, most of which were published for the first time in this book, with all the important photographs taken on the final assault and from the summit by Sir Edmund Hilary. The boards show shelf-wear to its edges and the top and base of the spine with bumps to the corners and light tanning. The front paste-down, flyleaf ,half-title page ,title... View more info

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The Munros: Scotland's Highest Mountains.

By: McNeish, Cameron

Price: £10.79

Publisher: UK, Lomond Books: 1998

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02944


This book offers the reader a choice of routes up Scotland's 284 Munros, often combining several to make a satisfying day out. This also serves the purpose of spreading the load on the hill by suggesting more adventurous routes away from the popular ' honeypot ' footpaths. Stunning photographs portray the grandeur and beauty of the hills and these are complimented by graphic route maps. The D/W shows light shelf wear with a small nick to the top front corner. PLEASE NOTE... View more info

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Classic Walks in Scotland

By: McNeish, Cameron; Smith, Roger

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Oxford Illustrated Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03252


Scotland is ideal country for the walker, offering something for everyone willing to expand a little energy. The authors both live in Scotland. Together, they have created a selection of walks which they think encapsulates the best Scotland has to offer . A good, clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive View more info

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Conquistadors of the Useless: From the Alps to Annapurna

By: Terray, Lionel

Price: £16.18

Publisher: UK, Baton Wicks Publications: 2001

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03081


This book captures the energy of an optimistic world shaking off the restraints of war austerity. Terray's death in 1965 robbed mountaineering of one of it's most colourful personalities. Illustrated with black and white photographs. There is some creasing to the corners of the cover, otherwise a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International second class economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Unjustifiable Risk?: The Story of British Climbing

By: Thompson, Simon

Price: £17.98

Publisher: UK, Cicerone Press Limited: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03132


When a small group of Englishmen first conquered the Alps in the 1850s, their activities were regarded with incomprehension that men should risk their lives for such a useless ambition. Now, there are over 150,000 rock climbers and over four million hill-walkers active in Britain today. There is light shelf-wear to the top edge of the D/J which also has a small tear on the top front corner. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days t... View more info

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Classic Walks in Europe

By: Unsworth, Walt ( Editor)

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Oxford Illustrated Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03253


Walt Unsworth turns the spotlight on Europe. As one of the best known writers on the mountain scene he has joined forces with a number of colleagues in presenting a rich panorama of seventeen great walks. All the walks are illustrated by maps and spectacular colour and black & white photographs. A good , clean copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info