Sport Climbs in the Canadian Rockies

Author: John Martin

Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 400

View: 650

Sport Climbs continues to be the most relevant climbing guide to the Canadian Rockies on the market. Featuring over 2,000 routes located throughout the Bow Valley, including climbs at Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise, Kananaskis Country and the Ghost River area, this edition features three new areas and the latest updates and is illustrated with over 300 topos, along with accompanying maps and photos. All routes include difficulty classifications and are completely indexed, including first-ascent information. With more than 12,000 copies sold to date, Sport Climbs in the Canadian Rockies is the quintessential guidebook that both local and visiting climbers reach for when travelling to western Canada.

Raising the Corporate Umbrella

Corporate Communications in the Twenty-First Century

Author: Philip J. Kitchen

Publisher: Springer


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 410

View: 860

Corporate communications are now hugely important in the success of companies and organisations. Using cases and examples from companies such as The Body Shop, Texaco, Johnson & Johnson, BP Oil & British Airways the authors introduce the framework necessary to analyse corporate communications strategies and provide clear practical guidelines for successful implementation. A must for anyone involved in corporate communications, public relations or public affairs, especially those working in multi-national or global organisations.

Rock Climbing Connecticut

Author: David Fasulo

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

View: 774

Want to go vertical? Let Rock Climbing Connecticut point you to the best ascents in the state. Scale the rock at Ragged Mountain, jam your way up the cracks at Chatfield Hollow State Park, and get pumped on the bouldering circuit at 7 Falls State Park. What Connecticut climbs lack in vertical height, they more than make up for in steep and sustained adventure. Inside you'll find information on the best climbing routes and bouldering problems at many favorite areas, along with protection information and gear recommendations that will keep you heading to the top. You'll find: detailed topos for all the major crags; descriptions of hundreds of routes; background and historical information on many of the crags; easy-to-follow driving and approach directions to climbing and bouldering destinations.





Category: Rock climbing


View: 883

Rock Climbing Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland

Author: Eric Horst

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 384

View: 129

This revised and updated guidebook--now in full color--provides rock climbers with information on the best climbs in Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, accompanied with color action photographs, climbing history for each area, route ratings and trip planning information, pitch-by-pitch written descriptions, detailed color topos and clear overview photos, descent information and gear recommendations.

Scattered Graves

Number 6 in series

Author: Beverly Connor

Publisher: Hachette UK


Category: Fiction

Page: 432

View: 653

Local politics get nasty when a new mayor is elected and Diane Fallon is replaced with an incompetent crony as head of the crime lab. But just as she's adjusting to life without murder, the newly appointed chief of police and the mayor are shot dead. Back on the job, Diane sees, but can't quite believe, the evidence damning the former chief of detectives as the shooter. Someone with plenty to gain intends to get away with more than murder, and as the investigation reveals an ever-widening web of corruption and treachery, Diane realises that no one is safe - least of all her.

Down Under

Author: N. Maisondeau



Category: New Zealand

Page: 112

View: 551

Deutsche Down Under

An Analysis of the German Travel Market for Australia




Category: Germans

Page: 48

View: 538

Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual

Author: Bob Gaines

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 272

View: 884

Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual is intended to serve as a textbook for past and furture participants of the AMGA SPI program. The book more specifically address the needs of the professional cilmbing instructor and advanced recreational climbers. It presents the most current, internationally recognized standards for technical climbing systems used in single pitch rock terrain. Included are chapters on effective teaching in the outdoor environment, risk management, professionalism, environmental awareness, and rescue