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Author Topic: Best book for newbie mountaineer?  (Read 8220 times)

Richard

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Best book for newbie mountaineer?
« on: Oct 30 2004, 08:10 »

What is the best book to read when you are new to the world of mountaineering?

Freedom of the hills?
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trunl

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Re: Best book for newbie mountaineer?
« Reply #1 on: Oct 30 2004, 08:17 »

yes! i have read it (volume 5 i think) and it is good! also, if you want to get to know about a climbers life, then read reinhold messners book (sorry i forgot the name of this particular one), but it is about his hole life.
anyway, the answer is yes, freedom of the hills.



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Ron

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Re: Best book for newbie mountaineer?
« Reply #2 on: Oct 30 2004, 13:11 »

Instruction wise.....Montaineering

by "the mountaineers"

And as a novel " The white spider" by heinrich harrer
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