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Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain
Bruce Tremper - Sep 15, 2008 (first published in 2001)
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CLICK HERE to download the sample chapter "Weather" from Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain* Provides easy-to-follow instructions on crucial avalanche safety skills* Completely revised with all of the most recent data and techniques* Ideal for snowmobilers, snowboarders, snowshoers, skiers, climbers, hunters, hikers"No one who plays in mountain sno...
Ultimate Skiing
Ron LeMaster - Oct 13, 2009
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Break through to the next level of ski performance! Renowned instructor, coach, and ski technique expert Ron LeMaster takes you beyond The Skier's Edge by improving, expanding, and enhancing that seminal work. The result, Ultimate Skiing, will help you master the mechanics of great skiing as never before--explaining how it's done, showing how it lo...
Snow Sense
A Guide to Evaluating Snow Avalanche Hazard
Jill Fredston - Oct 01, 2011 (first published in 1994)
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"Snow Sense" is the best-selling, easiest to read, most informative avalanche safety book available. Intended for skiers, snowmachiners, snowboarders, climbers and others who work and play in avalanche country, "Snow Sense" is written to help backcountry travelers learn to recognize, evaluate, and avoid snow avalanche hazards. Avalanche accidents d...
All-Mountain Skier
The Way to Expert Skiing
R. Elling - Oct 17, 2002
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"Covers more information than a week's worth of private lessons."--Ski magazineThe All-Mountain Skier helps skiers advance their skills with a foolproof, self-instructional program for mastering advanced techniques in even the most challenging conditions. Drawing from his extensive experience as a ski professional, instructor Mark Elling delivers e...
Mastering Snowboarding
Hannah Teter - Nov 29, 2012
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Since the initial work on constrained clustering, there have been numerous advances in methods, applications, and our understanding of the theoretical properties of constraints and constrained clustering algorithms. Bringing these developments together, Constrained Clustering: Advances in Algorithms, Theory, and Applications presents an extensive c...
Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee
(Read Aloud Books, Series Books for Kids, Books for Early Readers)
Chris Van Dusen - Oct 27, 2010
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The third book in the much-loved Mr. Magee seriesA snowy adventure with Mr. Magee and his dog, Dee: One winter morning, Mr. Magee and his little dog, Dee, head out bright and early to learn how to ski. But what begins as a pleasant day in the snow quickly goes downhill when a run-in with a curious moose sends them flying through the air and hangin...
Tracking the Wild Coomba
The Life of Legendary Skier Doug Coombs
Robert Cocuzzo - Jun 23, 2016
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Arguably the greatest adventure skier to ever live, Doug Coombs pioneered hundreds of first descents.......
Freedom Found
My Life Story
Warren Miller - Sep 01, 2016
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Warren Miller is known as skiing's greatest storyteller and as the godfather of action-sports film making. Now, here at last, is the rest of his extraordinary life story--and what happened behind the camera is even more remarkable than what you saw on the big screen. In this soul-searching autobiography, Warren revealed the secrets of his past and ...
Avalanche Essentials
A Step-by-Step System for Safety and Survival
Bruce Tremper - Nov 12, 2013
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Winter athletes don’t necessarily want to be snow scientists, but playing in avalanche country does require basic knowledge of the risks in order to stay safe. This new guide by renowned avalanche expert Bruce Tremper is simple, accessible, and offers just the basics — an Everyman’s guide to avalanche safety that won’t overtax your average ski bums...
Higher Love
Skiing the Seven Summits
Kit DesLauriers - Feb 10, 2015
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Kit DesLauriers made history by being the first person to ski from the summit of each continent's highest mountain—after climbing it. Centered on her quest to climb and ski the Seven Summits, Higher Love is a hero’s journey, rich with personal insights, life-threatening consequences, and a thrilling crescendo.Spanning seven continents in just two y...
Powder
The Greatest Ski Runs on the Planet
Patrick Thorne - Oct 07, 2014
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The most impressive, thrilling and scenic ski runs in the world, Powder is the definitive guide to the top ski and snowboard locations. This comprehensive and visually stunning feast of snow-bound derring-do showcases the very best and most feared descents in the world. Along with classics like Chamonix, Whistler, and Jackson Hole, this book also c...
Fifty Places to Ski and Snowboard Before You Die by Chris Santella
The Fall Line by Nathaniel Vinton
Breakthrough on the New Skis by Lito Tejada-Flores
Total Skiing by Chris Fellows
The Story of Modern Skiing by John Fry
How to Snowboardand Not Die by Kyle Ashton
Everything the Instructors Never Told You About Mogul Skiing by Dan DiPiro
Climb to Conquer by Peter Shelton
Snowboarding Skills by Cindy Kleh
Chalky White's The 7 Secrets of Skiing by Chalky White