Accidents in North American Mountaineering 2014: Know the Ropes: Snow Climbing by American Alpine ClubAccidents in North American Mountaineering 2014: Know the Ropes: Snow Climbing by American Alpine Club

Accidents in North American Mountaineering 2014: Know the Ropes: Snow Climbing

byAmerican Alpine Club

Paperback | August 15, 2014

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This book documents the year's most significant climbing accidents, and analyzes each one for valuable safety lessons. *Includes reports from climbers in the U.S. and Canada. *More illustrations and photographs throughout the book Every year, novice climbers and experts are injured or killed by inadequate preparation and errors in judgment. Since 1948, the American Alpine Club has been documenting the year's most significant and teachable climbing accidents, providing invaluable lessons to climbers. In Accidents' "Know the Ropes' section, Professional Mountain guides detail the best practices for snow climbing to avoid slips that all-too-quickly become dangerous accidents. "Know the Ropes' offers in-depth instruction and copious illustration to help prevent avoidable snow-climbing accidents.
The American Alpine Club is the leading organization representing climbers in the United States. The AAJ helps fulfill one of the club's core values: "Authoritative climbing information, knowledge and resources benefit and inspire us and future generations." Veteran climbing journalist Dougald MacDonald is editor in chief of The Americ...
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Title:Accidents in North American Mountaineering 2014: Know the Ropes: Snow ClimbingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9 × 6.06 × 0.34 inPublished:August 15, 2014Publisher:The Mountaineers BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1933056851

ISBN - 13:9781933056852

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