The Avalanche Handbook download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Mcclung

The Avalanche Handbook download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Mcclung year 2006
  • Book name: The Avalanche Handbook
  • Author: David Mcclung
  • Release date: 2006/7/1
  • Publisher: MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780898868098
  • Rating: 7.84 of 10
  • Votes: 586
  • Review by: Alondra Grady
  • Review rating: 8.72 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/13
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: CLICK HERE to download the chapter on 'Backcountry Forecasting & Decisions' from The Avalanche Handbook Information on the unique characteristics of alpine snow, snow slab instability, terrain variables, skier triggering of avalanches, and the nature of avalanche motion Chapters on the elements of backcountry avalanche forecasting and the decision-making process This is the text used by search and rescue professionals, ski patrol groups, and outdoor education programs Technical yet accessible, The Avalanche Handbook, 3rd Edition, covers the formation, character, effects, and control of avalanches; rescue techniques; and research on understanding and surviving avalanches. Illustrated with nearly 200 updated illustrations, photos and examples, this updated edition offers exhaustive information on contributing weather and climate factors, snowpack analysis, the newest transceiver search techniques, and preventative and protective measures, including avalanche zoning and control.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Climbing & Mountaineering, Skiing, Winter Sports, Ambulance & Rescue Services, Meteorology & Climatology, Outdoor Survival Skills
  • Available formats: DOC, PDF, AZW3, EPUB, TXT, JPG, HTMLZ, WORD. Compressed in ZIP, AZW3, RAR, EML, CBC, GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 29.24 USD
  • Dimensions: 184x228x21.08mm
  • Weight: 639.57g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Seattle, United States
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