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Author Curtis, Rick.

Title The backpacker's field manual : a comprehensive guide to mastering backcountry skills / Rick Curtis.

Imprint New York : Three Rivers Press, c1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  SO 796.51 Curtis    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 374 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Summary A guide for backpackers of all levels, providing advice on trip planning, equipment, cooking and nutrition, hygiene, and water purification; discussing the principles of no trace hiking and camping; and including information about wilderness travel, weather and nature problems, safety procedures, and first aid.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-362) and index.
Subject Backpacking -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Camping -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 0517887835 (pbk.) : $14.95

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