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 #: GB1654B-1352
SURVIVING DENALI: A STUDY OF ACCIDENTS ON MOUNT MCKINLEY 1910 - 1982 Waterman 1983 1st ed or 1989 reprint Paperback Very Good-Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By Waterman, Jonathan
Price: $2.95

List Price: $19.95
You Save $17.00 (85%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

New York, American Alpine Club Press, 1983, 1st edition, 1st printing. 192 pp, b/w photos. Used paperback, Very Good to Near Fine condition.

Accident analysis; essential reading for climbers. Helps expose long-time accident patterns so future climbers can avoid repeating these mistakes. Waterman has worked as a climbing ranger on Denali and speaks from first-hand rescue experience. In his preface, Dr. Peter Hackett writes of Jonathan Waterman's motivations for writing Surviving Denali. The motivation for writing this book is to dispel the myth of Denali as a cakewalk, and to help climbers prepare adequately for polar, high-altitude survival. By learning from the past, climbers can avoid similar problems; this is the goal of Surviving Denali. Waterman presents an in-depth analysis of altitude medical problems, frostbite, avalanche and fall injuries, and deaths on the mountain in order to point out the mistakes that may have been made and methods that might have been used to prevent them. In further chapters Waterman also covers how to prepare properly for Denali.


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
IN THE SHADOW OF DENALI Jonathan Waterman 1994-98 New Paperback 3 Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $18.01 (90%)
- Item # BK1650-1353
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DENALI DIARY: LETTERS FROM MOUNT McKINLEY Frances Randall 1987 1st ed New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Randall, Frances
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $8.01 (80%)
- Item # BK7734-29718
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF DENALI Hudson Stuck 1989 Paperback Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Stuck, Hudson
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $13.01 (87%)
- Item # OP1503G-2122
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN SKIING Vic Bein 1982 or 1989 Paperback Very Good-Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Bein, Vic
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $12.95, You Save $10.96 (85%)
- Item # OP6194-3882
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A TOURIST GUIDE TO MOUNT MCKINLEY Bradford Washburn 1980 4th Revised ed Paperback Very Good [Not Signed]
By: Washburn, Bradford
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP1403A-135
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TO THE TOP OF DENALI Bill Sherwonit 1997 4th prtg New Paperback 4 Copies Available
By: Sherwonit, Bill
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $14.95, You Save $12.96 (87%)
- Item # BK1421-6144
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE SOURDOUGH EXPEDITION: STORIES OF THE PIONEER ALASKANS WHO CLIMBED MOUNT MCKINLEY IN 1910 Terrence Cole 1985 1st ed Near Fine
By: Cole, Terrence, Tom Lloyd, Billy Taylor, Peter Anderson, Charley McGonagall
Price $175.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $75.00 (30%)
- Item # OP951-381
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TO THE TOP OF DENALI Bill Sherwonit 2000 2nd ed New Paperback
By: Sherwonit, Bill
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $14.95, You Save $9.96 (67%)
- Item # BK1421B-614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DESIRE AND ICE: SEARCHING FOR PERSPECTIVE ATOP DENALI David Brill New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Brill, David
Price $0.99 ~ Regular $16.00, You Save $15.01 (94%)
- Item # BK1842-9177
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ASCENT OF DENALI: A NARRATIVE OF THE FIRST COMPLETE ASCENT OF THE HIGHEST PEAK IN NORTH AMERICA, MOUNT McKINLEY Hudson Stuck 2004 New Paperback 2 Copies Available
By: Stuck, Hudson
Price $0.99 ~ Regular $10.95, You Save $9.96 (91%)
- Item # BK1503-6142
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IN THE SHADOW OF DENALI Jonathan Waterman 1994-98 New Paperback 3 Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $18.01 (90%)
- Item # BK1650-1353
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A MOST HOSTILE MOUNTAIN: MOUNT SAINT ELIAS 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Jon Waterman
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $35.01 (78%)
- Item # BK1652A-1352
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EXPLORATION OF NEW ZEALAND W. G. McClymont 1959 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: McClymont , W. G.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $45.01 (90%)
- Item # OP5069-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LOST EXPLORER: FINDING MALLORY ON MOUNT EVEREST 1999 1st ed Hardcover DJ As New SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Conrad Anker and David Roberts
By: Anker, Conrad and David Roberts
Price $50.00 ~ Regular $65.00, You Save $15.00 (23%)
- Item # BK46B-866
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NANSEN: THE EXPORER AS HERO Roland Huntford 2001 Paperback Fine
By: Huntford, Roland
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $24.96 (83%)
- Item # PL116-239
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IM BANNE DES NANGA PARBAT [THE SPELL OF NANGA PARBAT: PHOTO BOOK] Karl Herrligkoffer 1953 1st ed Softcover Near Fine
By: Herrligkoffer, Karl
Price $25.00
- Item # OP48M-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE STORMS OF DENALI [A NOVEL] Nicholas O'Connell 2012 1st edition
By: O'Connell,
Price $23.95 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $6.05 (20%)
- Item # BK1199
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DANZARE SULLA CORDA: STORIE DELLA MIA VITA. [DANCING ON THE ROPE: STORIES OF MY LIFE] 2009 DJ New SIGNED by Kurt Diemberger
By: Diemberger, Kurt
Price $35.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $40.00 (53%)
- Item # BK2568-1205
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LE NEVI DELL'EQUATORE [THE SNOWS OF THE EQUATOR] Mirella Tenderini 2012 2nd ed Paperback New
By: Tenderini, Mirella
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # BK5655-212
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RIGHT MOUNTAIN: LESSONS FROM EVEREST ON THE MEANING OF SUCCESS Jim Hayhurst 1996 1st ed New Paperback 3 Copies Available SIGNED by Barry Blanchard
By: Hayhurst, Jim
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # BK613-6113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS OF INDIA: TOURISM, ADVENTURE AND PILGRIMAGE M.S. Kohli 2002 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 2 Copies Available
By: Kohli, M.S.
Price $5.95 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $29.05 (83%)
- Item # BK2534-2742
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NAAR DE EEUWIGE SNEEUW VAN TROPISCH NEDERLAND A.H. Colijn 1937 6th ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine
By: Colijn, Dr. A.H.
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $49.95, You Save $39.96 (80%)
- Item # OP450C-388
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart