Since The International Mountain Rescue Handbook was first published in 1972, it has become the standard handbook of rescue teams throughout the world. Written by a world authority in this field, it covers all aspects of the vital elements of modern search and rescue.
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Hamish MacInnes, O.B.E., B.E.M., has been in the vanguard of search and rescue for over 40 years. He lives in Glencoe. As an international mountaineer and leader of the Glencoe Mountain Rescue team, he has taken part in 7 Himalayan expeditions and many more to the Andes and other mountain ranges. He designed the first all-metal ice axe and was a pioneer in the dropped-pick technology of modern ice climbing. His mountain rescue stretchers are used internationally and he was the founder of the Search and Rescue Dog Association.
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Book Description Constable 13/11/1972, 1972. Book Condition: used-good. - GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780094582002
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Book Description Constable, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hardcover. Sound, clean & nice copy, light edgewear. Jacket is bright & clean, light to moderate rubbing/edgewear. Not price clipped. May not be available for international shipment at usual rates due to weight/size. Bookseller Inventory # 645266n
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Book Description Constable, London, 1972. Hard Back. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 8vo. Will incur extra postage outside UK. Mountaineering. Bookseller Inventory # 014490
Book Description Constable, 1972. hardcover. 1972 First Edition. 218pp, two pages with light foxing, plastic creasing to front cover, VG in VG dw Techniques described and illustrated that are used all over the world. Glacier Books are experienced and professional booksellers. We take pride in offering carefully described books and excellent customer service. Bookseller Inventory # cy49980
Book Description Constable, 1972. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Name on front endpaper Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and diagrams. Bookseller Inventory # 561147
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