Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: BK149-7894
IN SEARCH OF LIMITS: CLIMBING THE ALPINE 4000-METRE PEAKS Bles 1994 1st ed New Hardcover DJ
By Bles, Mark
Price: $9.99

List Price: $34.95
You Save $24.96 (71%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1994, 1st edition. 272 pp, color photos. Mark Bles led a group of six climbers of mixed ability from the SAS reserve and the Scots Guards to the Alps in the summer of 1993. Their aim was to climb as many of the 4000-metre peaks as they could manage before the weather put a stop to their bid and, incidentally, to raise money for crib death research.

'In Search of Limits' is not just a chronology of peakbagging. After nearly 600 kms and 60,000 metres of ascent, it celebrates the exhilaration, the fears, the risks and the pressures of climbing in the world's most accessible and popular mountaineering playground. Hardcover, DJ, Fine-New.


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
IN MONTE VISO'S HORIZON: CLIMBING ALL THE ALPINE 4000 METER PEAKS Will McLewin 1991 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: McLewin, Will
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $25.01 (56%)
- Item # BK983-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CANADIAN SUMMITS: CANADIAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1907-1994. SIGNED by Sandford, R.W., & J. Powter. 1994 1st ed DJ
By: Sandford, R.W., & J. Powter.
Price $90.00
- Item # BK1359
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
QUEEN MAUD LAND ANTARCTICA Tollefsen 1994
By: Tollefsen, I.E.
Price $125.00
- Item # PL212
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINE 4000m PEAKS BY THE CLASSIC ROUTES Richard Goedeke 2010 New Paperback
By: Goedeke, Richard
Price $11.95 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $28.05 (70%)
- Item # GB426-451
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALPINE JOURNAL 1994 (UK) Volume 99
By: Alpine Club, edited by Ed Douglas
Price $45.00
- Item # AJ1994
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIKING TRAILS IN THE COLLEGIATE PEAKS WILDERNESS AREA COLORADO Lora Davis 1994 Paperback Fine
By: Davis, Lora
Price $16.95
- Item # OPG5528-213
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OSTERREICH: OSTERREICH-WEST BEREICH V-IX] ALPINE SPORT CLIMBING IN AUSTRIA: AUSTRIA WEST AREA V-IX] Sigfried Moschen 1994 1st ed Softcover and Top Cards in Folder Fine
By: Moschen, Sigfried
Price $4.99
- Item # OPG5735-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRUNK ROAD FOR HANNIBAL: WITH AN ELEPHANT OVER THE ALPS 1960 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED/INSCRIBED by John Hoyte
By: Hoyte, John
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5431-285
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A YEAR ON ICE: LIVING AND WORKING IN ANTARCTICA Herrick 1997 1st ed DJ
By: Herrick, Warren
Price $25.00
- Item # PL106
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WORST JOURNEY IN THE WORLD Apsley Cherry-Garrard 1994 New Paperback Multiple copies available
By: Cherry-Garrard, Apsley.
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $12.96 (76%)
- Item # PL47A-7658
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


MEN AND THE MATTERHORN Gaston Rebuffat. 1973 3rd edition Hardcover DJ Fine 3 copies available
By: Rebuffat, Gaston
Price $74.95 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $75.05 (50%)
- Item # OP1768-9953
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBER'S & HIKER'S GUIDE TO THE WORLD'S MOUNTAINS Kelsey, Michael. 4th & latest editon
By: Kelsey, Michael.
Price $36.95
- Item # GB158
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PENNINE ALPS CENTRAL: WEISSHORN, DENT BLANCHE, MONTE ROSA, MATTERHORN, ITALIAN VALLEY RANGES, VALPELLINE SOUTH Robin G. Collomb 1975 Hardcover Near Fine-Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Collomb, R. G.
Price $7.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $22.01 (73%)
- Item # OPG260-4512
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LE GLACIER DE L'ALETSCH ET LE LAC DE MARJELEN [THE ALETSCH GLACIER AND LAKE MARJELEN] Prince Roland Bonaparte 1889 1st ed Fine
By: Bonaparte, Prince Roland Napoleon
Price $49.99
- Item # OP5097-713
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PENNINE ALPS EAST: SAAS AND MISCHABEL CHAINS R. G. Collomb 1975 Hardcover Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Collomb, R. G.
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $28.01 (93%)
- Item # GB441A-4513
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCHWEIZ PLAISIR OST [EAST].
By: Von Kanel.
Price $49.95
- Item # GB444
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADLEBODEN SWISS TOPO MAP 1247
Price $19.95
- Item # MP448
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BERNESE OBERLAND SELECTED CLIMBS Les Swindin 2003 New Softcover Multiple Copies Available
By: Swindin, Les
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $44.95, You Save $42.00 (93%)
- Item # GB430-4514
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE TOUR OF MONTE ROSA A TREKKING GUIDE Hilary Sharp 2007
By: Sharp, Hilary
Price $19.95
- Item # GB2428
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CATHERINE DESTIVELLE ASCENSIONS DVD: 2 DVDS, 7 FILMS (PAL SYSTEM DVD, plays on computers, not DVD players))
Price $49.95
- Item # DVD3326
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart