In the Grip of Avalanches
ISBN10: 0156032546 ISBN13: 9780156032544 Publisher: Mariner Books Published: Jan 8 2007 Pages: 342 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
An avalanche expert and predictor explores the often deadly nature of avalanches, sharing a wealth of dramatic rescue and escape stories, including those of a skier who was forced to make a life-and-death decision and the race to save a buried victim. By the author of Rowing to Latitude. Reprint.