With more than 600,000 copies sold, Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills is the acclaimed bible for climbers all over the world, and the new edition marks the 50th anniversary of this seminal title. Since the publication of the first edition in 1960, Freedom, as the book is known, has endured as a classic mountaineering text. Having been completely revised, this edition has been updated to include the latest in gear and technique, features hundreds of technical illustrations and includes extensive revision of self rescue, aid, waterfall and ice climbing and physical conditioning.
- Book Specifications
Sub Heading 8th Edition 50th Anniversary ISBN 9781846890949 Author No Binding Paperback Extent 596 pages Illustrations 429 black & white drawings Ebook No
'As close to the Bible as mountaineering-specific books get, this new printing (8th edition) of the classic guide to mountaineering from Quiller Publishing Ltd covers just about everything you'll ever need to know in as authoritative a manner as you'll ever need. It is truly comprehensive, and not just for the hard stuff.'
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