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Avalanche

Avalanche

proceedings of a symposium for skiers, ski-mountaineers and mountaineers, with accounts of experiences of avalanches in Scotland, Europe, and the Himalayas

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Published by Alpine Club in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland,
  • Europe,
  • Himalaya Mountains
    • Subjects:
    • Avalanches -- Scotland -- Congresses.,
    • Avalanches -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Avalanches -- Himalaya Mountains -- Congresses.,
    • Mountaineering -- Congresses.,
    • Skis and skiing -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by John Harding, Michael Baker, Edward Williams, with special assistance from André Roch and Fred Harper.
      ContributionsHarding, John, Baker, Michael, Williams, Edward S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC929.A8 A9 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62 p. :
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3836875M
      ISBN 100900523433
      LC Control Number81151262


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