- Hardcover: 218 pages
- Publisher: Constable; First Edition edition (1972)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0094582009
- ISBN-13: 978-0094582002
- Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds
- Average Customer Review: 2 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5,841,547 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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International mountain rescue handbook Hardcover – 1972
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About the Author
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. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.