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By Mark F., Martin, James Twight,Don Graydon

"Big, excessive routes on the fringe of a climber's skill aren't the locations for inventing strategy or counting on previous behavior. Complacency may end up in deadly error. So the place does the hard-core aspirant or dreamer flip? the single grasp category in print, severe Alpinism supplies a professional dose of truth and useful strategies for complicated climbers.

Focusing on how best alpine climbers strategy the world's such a lot tough routes, Twight facilities his guide at the ethos of mountaineering the toughest routes with the smallest amount of substances and the main velocity. all through, Twight makes it transparent that the 2 issues he refuses to compromise are safeguard and his mountain climbing ethics. as well as the wide chapters on complex concepts and abilities, Twight additionally discusses psychological preparedness and angle; power and cardiovascular education; strong food; and pointers on apparatus and clothing.

Illustrated all through with full-color pictures. "

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