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Technical advice for traveling safely on glaciers and how to perform a rescue should the worst happenSidebars provide extra lessons on techniues presentedLarge format with photographs showing the techniues discussed Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue is a comprehensive course in understanding glaciers crossing them avoiding crevasses and rescuing crevasse victims Topics covered include how glaciers form and how crevasses develop; basic principles of glacier travel; route finding; knots and harnesses; holding a fall; rescue techniues including self belay and what a victim should do; and glacier skiing and sled hauling Sidebars feature descriptions of accidents and near accidents to emphasize the importance of the techniues presented I bought this book and Glacier Mountaineering An Illustrated Guide To Glacier Travel And Crevasse Rescue it turns out the other book is way betterFor example I'd like to learn how to tie knots for different positions in a rope team but I cannot find it from this book a little disappointedThe illustrations in this book are very minimal it takes me waay longer time to read the text and followI don't recommend this book to novice climbers like me

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Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue Reading Glaciers Team Travel Crevasse Rescue Techniques Routefinding Expedition Skills 2nd EditionTechnical advice for traveling safely on glaciers and how to perform a rescue should the worst happenSidebars provide extra lessons on techniues presentedLarge format with photographs showing the techniues discussed Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue is a comprehensive course in understanding glaciers crossing them avoiding crevasses and rescuing crevasse victims Topics covered include how glaciers form and how crevasses develop; basic principles of glacier travel; route finding; knots and harnesses; holding a fall; rescue techniues including self belay and what a victim should do; and glacier skiing and sled hauling Sidebars feature descriptions of accidents and near accidents to emphasize the importance of the techniues presented Crevasses are one of those things that many of us who climb wish we didn't have to deal with Unfortunately many people go out and climb while totally unprepared Indeed they choose to not deal with it and take enormous risksIn this book Andy will give you the scoop on everything you ever wanted to know related to glacier travel He starts by explaining what glaciers are then he gets into detail on how to routefind traveling as a group and of course how to perform crevasse rescueMy honest opinion is that this book is not by itself going to make you an expert on the subject I really don't think any book can You need to get some training be it with an experienced friend or established school but this book will show you all the techniues that you'll learn Plus if you already know it can help you brush up and possibly show you new techniues Great book very typical high uality stuff from The Mountaineers

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Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue mobi ì Crevasse Rescue Techniques Download î Andy Selters î [EPUB] ✷ Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue: Reading Glaciers, Team Travel, Crevasse Rescue Techniques, Routefinding, Expedition Skills 2nd Edition By Andy Selters – DanpaTechnical advice for traveling safely on glaciers and how to perform a rescue should the worst happenSidebars provide extra lessons on techniues presentedLarge format with photographs showing the techniues discussed Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue is a comprehensive course in understanding glaciers crossing them avoiding crevasses and rescuing crevasse victims Topics covered include how glaciers form and how crevasses develop; basic principles of glacier travel; route finding; knots and harnesses; holding a fall; rescue techniues including self belay and what a victim should do; and glacier skiing and sled hauling Sidebars feature descriptions of accidents and near accidents to emphasize the importance of the techniues presented No nonsense practical guide to glacier travel and rescue Easy to read from cover to cover in a couple of hours and provided plenty of food for thought I travel a lot for fieldwork on ablated summer glaciers where risks are uite low but it's always worth doing extra safety research in case conditions change unexpectedly