Secrets of the Greatest Snow on Earth: Weather, Climate by Jim Steenburgh

By Jim Steenburgh

Utah has lengthy claimed to have the best snow on Earth—the country itself has even trademarked the word. In Secrets of the best Snow on Earth, Jim Steenburgh investigates Wasatch climate, exposing the myths, explaining the truth, and revealing how and why Utah’s powder lives as much as its attractiveness. Steenburgh additionally examines ski and snowboard areas past Utah, making this e-book a meteorological consultant to mountain climate and snow climates round the world.
Chapters discover mountain climate, avalanches and snow defense, ancient debts of climate occasions and snow stipulations, and the fundamentals of weather and climate forecasting. Steenburgh explains what creates the easiest snow for snowboarding and skiing in actual and obtainable language and illustrates his issues with one hundred fifty colour images, making Secrets of the best Snow on Earth a beneficial instrument for making plans holidays and staying secure in the course of mountain adventures. Snowriders, climate lovers, meteorologists, scholars of snow technology, and someone who goals of deep powder and bluebird skies may want to get their gloves on Secrets of the best Snow on Earth.

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By Alan Watts

From the writer of bestselling Instant climate Forecasting, Instant Wind Forecasting, and The climate Handbook, comes immediate hurricane Forecasting, a useful reference for an individual pursuing outdoors actions. Its instructive pictures of cloud formations, useful tables, and functional reasons give you the instruments for we all to evaluate our probabilities of being stuck in a hurricane, and to pass judgement on how critical the typhoon could be. masking robust winds, thunder, and hail storms besides hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons, and waterspouts, this ebook makes interesting examining in addition to being an important advisor for someone approximately to come across the elements.

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Scuba diving by Dennis K. Graver

By Dennis K. Graver

The best-selling authoritative source returns up-to-date and higher than ever.

Scuba Diving, 5th Edition, is the main up to date source for experiencing safe, enjoyable dives. full of full-color images and unique diving guideline, this can be the proper better half for leisure divers, diving teachers, and scholars.

Veteran teacher Dennis Graver stocks the most recent learn, technology, and proposals in addition to approximately forty years of diving event. He demystifies complicated themes akin to fuel legislation and the physics and body structure of scuba. You’ll additionally examine those abilities:

• Equalize strain within the sinuses, ears, and masks.

• persist with boat diving and blood brother payment tactics.

• grasp the nuances of dive making plans and decompression in order that each dive is secure and relaxing.

• select, use, and keep scuba gear.

• effectively benefit from the underwater setting, together with aquatic natural world.

• hinder or deal with underwater emergencies and dangers.

during this new version you’ll locate program of information (AOK) questions and solutions. For the 1st time, you’ll be capable of follow the data and instructions to real-world scuba difficulties, making you higher ready for these unforeseen events it's possible you'll stumble upon.

no matter if you're a starting or intermediate diver or diving teacher, ensure you have all of the bases lined earlier than you pass underwater. Scuba Diving will make sure a secure, profitable, and lucrative dive each time you are taking the plunge.

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Day Skipper for Sail and Power by Alison Noice

By Alison Noice

Day Skipper for Sail and Power is the foremost reference booklet for a person following the RYA Day Skipper path. correct brand new with new advancements and masking the entire concept and functional points of the RYA Day Skipper certificates with fresh images and diagrams, it's also a transparent and straightforward creation to pilotage, navigation and normal boatwork for someone desiring to make coastal passages in a small boat.

It covers: seamanship, security apparatus (including up-to-date textual content on garments, lifejackets and dinghies), combating collisions at sea (with new fabric on AIS and radar reflectors), navigation and chart paintings, tides and tidal streams, pilotage, passage making plans, climate, engine operation and upkeep, and the hottest VHF radio systems.

With its refreshingly useful method and by way of an identical writer because the hugely profitable Yachtmaster for Sail and Power, not anyone aspiring to persist with an RYA Day Skipper path even if for sail or strength can manage to pay for to be with out this energetic, precious advisor to enrich the direction and support with examination instruction. An accompanying Day Skipper routines for Sail and Power is available.

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Mykel Hawke's Green Beret Survival Manual: Essential by Mykel Hawke

By Mykel Hawke

Green Beret and outside survival professional Mykel Hawke presents the main functional and obtainable survival abilities and knowledge worthy for a person to outlive an unforeseen state of affairs within the outdoor. those are the main tried-and-true equipment in accordance with Hawke’s 25- yr profession as a captain within the US military eco-friendly Berets, founding father of the survival education corporation Spec Ops Inc, and well known survival specialist on quite a lot of tv indicates. Geared to the untrained civilian, Hawke offers crucial and easy-to-apply info on protect, water, fireplace, nutrition, survival psychology, first relief, instruments, navigation, signaling, and simple traditional phenomena. Hawke’s eco-friendly Beret Survival Manual provides each reader the instruments essential to live on the worst that you can imagine condition and make it out alive. With greater than two hundred how-to illustrations and entire survival-training details, this can be the main priceless and hassle-free survival ebook available.

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Handbook of Knots by Des Pawson

By Des Pawson

Хорошо сделанная аглийская книга о веревочных узлах. Морские, рыболовные и хозяйственные узлы разжеваны в этой книге до мелочей. Цветные фотографии, расставленные в поступательном порядке, помогут связать узел любой сложности, человеку вообще не знакомому с английским языком. Книга попала мне в руки, когда я учился на шкипера, и очень понравилась, надеюсь, и вам она доставит столько же удовольствия!

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Knots in use : knots, bends, hitches, whippings and splices by Colin Jarman

By Colin Jarman

Knots in Use is a bestseller among knotting books. A convenient pocket dimension, it covers the entire most respected and sensible knots, bends, hitches, whippings and splices used daily through an individual going to sea. Uniquely it exhibits at a look either the way to tie the knot, bend or hitch, and the way to exploit it so much successfully. As an extra function this re-creation now contains QR codes that hyperlink to explanatory movies - a true boon for beginners and specialists alike. Colin Jarman's user-friendly textual content and perfect color pictures coupled with on-line video demonstrations make this a truly straight forward ebook - excellent for skippers, workforce and the numerous night classification scholars who've depended on it over the years.

Knots in Use is the must-have consultant for somebody going to sea.

'A bestseller between knotting books' Kelvin Hughes

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The Art of Pishing: How to Attract Birds by Mimicking Their by Pete Dunne

By Pete Dunne

  • First-ever how-to publication in this time-proven strategy
  • Features thirteen pish causes and audio demonstrations by means of Pete Dunne
  • Effective all through North the United States

    Learn the arcane but powerful paintings of pishing from a grasp. during this exact ebook and CD package deal, well known birder Pete Dunne provides an illustrated workshop on how you can allure birds by means of making certain and well-practiced hisses, whistles, chips, and squeals (along with a few kisses and thumps) that just about warrantly stunning good fortune within the box. The textual content explains the hows, whys, and whens of thirteen varied pishes, together with the fundamental pish, stutter pish, whisper pish, knockdown pish, screech-owl warble, sequential chip, and squeal. The soundtrack positive factors audio demonstrations so that you can evaluate your efforts to an expert's. jointly, this ebook and CD will ship you good in your option to turning into a pisher extraordinaire.

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    On the Edge: The Art of High-Impact Leadership by Alison Levine, Mike Krzyzewksi

    By Alison Levine, Mike Krzyzewksi


    On the sting is a fascinating management guide that gives concrete insights garnered from a number of severe environments starting from Mt Everest to the South Pole. by means of reflecting at the classes realized from her numerous expeditions, writer Alison Levine makes the case that the management rules that observe in severe event game additionally observe in cutting-edge severe enterprise environments. either settings require you as a way to make an important judgements prompt whilst the stipulations round you're faraway from excellent. Your survival -and the survival of your team-depend on it. that includes a Foreword from mythical Duke college basketball trainer Mike Krzyzewski who understands all approximately management, at the facet offers a framework to assist humans scale no matter what massive peaks they aspire to climb-be they literal or figurative-by supplying functional, funny, and infrequently unorthodox suggestion approximately tips to develop as a pacesetter.

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