Annapurna South Face: The Classic Account of Survival

Annapurna South Face: The Classic Account of Survival

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ISBN Code : 9781560253150
Book Author : Chris Bonington
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Total Pages : 373

Annapurna South Face: The Classic Account of Survival Book Detail/ Review :

In 1970, Chris Bonington and his now-legendary team of mountaineers were the first climbers to tackle a big wall at extreme altitude. Their target was the south face of Nepals Annapurna: 12,000 feet of steep rock and ice leading to a 26, 454-ft. summit. As serious armchair climbers will tell you, Annapurna South Face is better than all but a handful of equally gripping cl

Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills

Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills

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ISBN Code : 9780898867435
Book Author : Craig Luebben
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Total Pages : 561

Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills Book Detail/ Review :

New in the Mountaineers Outdoor Expert Series: instruction for the beginning to intermediate rock climber by an internationally known guide.

Sport Climbing: From Top Rope to Redpoint, Techniques for Climbing Success

Sport Climbing: From Top Rope to Redpoint, Techniques for Climbing Success

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ISBN Code : 9781594852701
Book Author : Andrew Bisharat
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Total Pages : 505

Sport Climbing: From Top Rope to Redpoint, Techniques for Climbing Success Book Detail/ Review :

* Shows you how to get started with sport climbing, or push your skills further than you thought they could go* Sport climbing is a fun, accessible aspect of climbing that many people can participate in* Foreword by Chris Sharma, the best known American sport climberSport climbers often project a route that tests their physical limits in hopes of an eventual completio

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