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    Collins Gem: SAS Survival Guide: How to Survive in the Wild, on Land or Sea (Paperback) John 'Lofty' Wiseman

    The ultimate guide to survival, this edition now includes the most essential urban survival tips for today, supplementing the fully updated original, bestselling handbook.

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    The Scottish Bothy Bible (Paperback) Geoff Allan

    This first ever complete guide to Scottish bothies reveals the country's unique and often hidden network of bothy cabins and mountain huts. Scattered across Scotland's most beautiful landscapes, these evocative abandoned crofts and farmsteads are free to stay in and offer a chance to experience the ultimate in wild adventure living.

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    The Tour of Mont Blanc (English, Paperback) Kev Reynolds

    An essential guidebook for walking the Tour of Mont Blanc. The 170km route typically takes 11 days to trek around the Mont Blanc massif. The TMB is recognised as one of the world's classic treks. The book describes both anti-clockwise and clockwise directions, with variants and information about huts, refuges and facilities en route.

    $19.07 $24.95
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    Tiny Campsites (Paperback) Dixe Wills, AA Publishing

    Fully researched and updated for 2017, Tiny Campsites is a handpicked selection of Britain's loveliest little campsites, all under an acre. Including up-to-date practical information on getting to each campsite via pushbike and public transport, together with info on pubs and shops in the area, and what to see and do.

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    Shorter Walks in the Dolomites (English, Paperback) Gillian Price

    Guidebook to day walks in the Italian Dolomites. The 50 graded walks range from short leisurely strolls to full-day high mountain expeditions, each designed to fit into a single day. The Dolomites are an ideal walking destination from June to September, and can easily be reached from Verona, Treviso, Venice and Innsbruck airports.

    $19.48 $24.95
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    Bushcraft 101 (English, Paperback) Dave Canterbury

    Written by survivalist expert Dave Canterbury, Bushcraft 101 gets you ready for your next backcountry trip with advice on making the most of your time outdoors. This valuable guide offers only the most important survival skills to help you craft resources from your surroundings and truly experience the beauty and thrill of the wilderness.

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    Hillwalking (Paperback) Steve Long

    This is a major reference book for every walker as well as for those who wish to lead groups in the UK and Ireland. The book covers every aspect of walking in the hills: route finding, navigation, clothing, equipment, camping, access, hazards and risk management, dealing with incidents and first aid etc

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    The Northern Caminos (English, Paperback) Dave Whitson, Laura Perazzoli

    Guidebook to the Camino del Norte (Northern Caminos) pilgrim route through northern Spain to the sacred city of Santiago de Compostela. Includes stage-by-stage descriptions to the Camino del Norte (800km), Camino Primitivo, Camino Ingles (116km route) and the Camino de Finisterre, and provides advice, information on pilgrim hostels and more.

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    Lights on (English, Paperback) Jeffrey R Yago

    The US electric grid is at greater risk today than ever before. From aging infrastructure, severe weather, and EPA mandated closure of coal-fired power plants to solar storms, digital sabotage, terrorism, and electromagnetic pulse attacks, future outages are almost certain. Lights On has the solution. Energy expert Jeffrey Yago lays out the lost history of early residential battery power and delves into just how durable and universal battery-powered devices are. Battery-powered devices can provide lighting, communications, refrigeration, safety, and entertainment when all else fails. Yago covers the multiple ways to keep your batteries recharged and ready to go.

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    Microadventures (English, Paperback) Alastair Humphreys

    Refresh your life with a tiny little adventure that's close to home and easy on your pocket. Inspiration is abundant in this brilliant and beautifully-illustrated guide.

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    The Gamekeeper (Hardback) Portia Simpson

    Portia Simpson's story exquisitely captures the rugged beauty of the Scottish highlands as well as the physical and mental hardships of working in a remote estate across the seasons of the hunting year.

    $19.00 $21.90
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    Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects (English, Pamphlet) Pepperell Braiding Company, Joel Hooks

    Discover how to use versatile paracord to create attractive and useful survival bracelets, lanyards, straps, wraps, keychains, and more. Perfect for the beginning paracordist, this book takes you step by step through all the knots and wraps you need to know.

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    Walking and Trekking in Iceland (English, Paperback) Paddy Dillon

    This guidebook to walking routes in Iceland offers 49 day walks and 10 multi-stage treks including the classic Laugavegur Trail. The total of 100 days of routes described cater for most abilities, from waymarked walks to challenging glacier crossings. Information on public transport, accommodation, facilities and budget travel tips also included.

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    Living Wild (Paperback) Bear Grylls

    A guide to living in the wild. It includes topics ranging from mastering the art of making the perfect campfire and constructing the best camp, to navigating safely through all terrains in all weathers - with or without a map.

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    Chamonix - Rockfax (Paperback) Charlie Boscoe, Jack Geldard

    The Chamonix Rockfax covers everything from perfect granite rock routes to magnificent long ridges; intimidating north faces to valley sport climbing for the 'rest days'. Or maybe you just want to tick Mont Blanc. It's all here

    $38.43 $45.04
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    Rock Climbing (English, Paperback) Libby Peter

    Covers un-roped bouldering and movement skills as well as various aspects of single and multi-pitch rock climbing, abseiling, problem solving, the climbing environment, the history and development of the sport, and more. This book includes chapters on Sport Climbing, Sea Level Traversing, and, Adaptive Techniques for Disabled Climbers.

    $23.93 $43.50
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    Into Thin Air (Paperback) Jon Krakauer

    Jon Krakauer's acclaimed account of a disastrous expedition on Mt Everest

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    Kilimanjaro (English, Paperback) Henry Stedman

    Practical and detailed guide to climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Includes getting to Tanzania and Kenya, town guides to Nairobi, Dar es Salaam, Arusha, Moshi and Marangu. Routes covered on 35 detailed hiking maps.

    $18.20 $22.95
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    The Cotswolds, Burford, Chipping Campden, Cirencester & Stow-on-the Wold (Sheet map, folded) Ordnance Survey

    OS Explorer is the Ordnance Survey's most detailed map and is recommended for anyone enjoying outdoor activities like walking, horse riding and off-road cycling. Providing complete GB coverage the series details essential information such as youth hostels, pubs and visitor information as well as rights of way, permissive paths and bridleways.

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