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The Resource Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills, edited by Ronald C. Eng

Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills, edited by Ronald C. Eng

Label
Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills
Title
Mountaineering
Title remainder
the freedom of the hills
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ronald C. Eng
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Covers everything from the basics of equipment, knots, and leave-no-trace principles to the more advanced skills of setting up complex anchors, evaluating avalanche terrain, and developing your leadership skills
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.52/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GV200
LC item number
.M688 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eng, Ronald C
  • Van Pelt, Julie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock climbing
  • Snow and ice climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock climbing
  • Snow and ice climbing
Label
Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills, edited by Ronald C. Eng
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 574-581) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Outdoor fundamentals -- First steps -- Clothing and equipment -- Camping and food -- Physical conditioning -- Navigation -- Wilderness travel -- Leave no trace -- Stewardship and access -- Climbing fundamentals -- Basic safety system -- Belaying -- Rappelling -- Rock climbing -- Alpine rock-climbing technique -- Rock protection -- Leading on rock -- Aid and big wall climbing -- Snow, ice, and alpine climbing -- Snow travel and climbing -- Glacier travel and crevasse rescue -- Alpine ice climbing -- Waterfall ice and mixed climbing -- Expedition climbing -- Emergency prevention and response -- Leadership -- Safety -- First aid -- Alpine search and rescue -- The mountain environment -- Mountain geology -- The cycle of snow -- Mountain weather -- Appendix a: rating systems -- Appendix b: wind chill temperature index -- Appendix c: heat index -- Appendix d: supplementary resources
Control code
ocn607322876
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
8th ed./50th anniversery.
Extent
596 pages
Isbn
9781594851384
Lccn
2010015099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)607322876
Label
Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills, edited by Ronald C. Eng
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 574-581) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Outdoor fundamentals -- First steps -- Clothing and equipment -- Camping and food -- Physical conditioning -- Navigation -- Wilderness travel -- Leave no trace -- Stewardship and access -- Climbing fundamentals -- Basic safety system -- Belaying -- Rappelling -- Rock climbing -- Alpine rock-climbing technique -- Rock protection -- Leading on rock -- Aid and big wall climbing -- Snow, ice, and alpine climbing -- Snow travel and climbing -- Glacier travel and crevasse rescue -- Alpine ice climbing -- Waterfall ice and mixed climbing -- Expedition climbing -- Emergency prevention and response -- Leadership -- Safety -- First aid -- Alpine search and rescue -- The mountain environment -- Mountain geology -- The cycle of snow -- Mountain weather -- Appendix a: rating systems -- Appendix b: wind chill temperature index -- Appendix c: heat index -- Appendix d: supplementary resources
Control code
ocn607322876
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
8th ed./50th anniversery.
Extent
596 pages
Isbn
9781594851384
Lccn
2010015099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)607322876

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