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BOOK. Ski Magazine. Includes history, equipment, major areas, techniques,
competition. Illustrated, 511 pages.
THE BEAUTY OF
WINTER. Schansberg. A collection of impressions devoted to the pure,
crystalline beauty and introspective nature of our frosty season. Color photos, 80
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING. Nilsson.
SKI GEAR. Brady. Selecting, buying, and using. Illustrated, 208 pages.
Out of print.
SKI, COOK, LOOK & PLEASURE BOOK. Painter. Whimsical guide to the sport.
Illustrated, 164 pages.
Death by Exposure. Forgey. Understanding, preventing and treating severe body
chill. Illustrated, 180 pages.
SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTAIN TRAILS. 100 hikes in Southern California. JOHN W. ROBINSON with DAVID MONEY HARRIS. The San Bernardino and the San Jacinto ranges are home to Southern California’s highest and most rugged mountains. Desert cactus and pine trees, snow-capped peaks and palm oases, are found in close proximity in this unique region. This Wilderness Press classic covers 100 hikes that traverse the San Bernardino National Forest, the Santa Rosa Mountains, and the San Jacinto Mountains.
Inventory = 1. ISBN: 978-0-89997-409-5. Order #: WILD1785 paper$14.95.
SEW FOR SNOW.
Schulz. Illustrated instructions for making active winter sportswear.
Illustrated, 190 pages.
MAGAZINE'S MANAGING THE MOUNTAIN: Top Tips for Mastering Challenging Terrain. Masia.
For beginning skiers, intermediates, experts. 114 photos, 224 pages.
MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR HANDBOOK. Masia. Tuning new skis; repairing damage;
boot & binding maintenance; poles. Photos, 126 pages.
SKI POWDER 9
WAYS. Gordon. Tells how to handle deep new snow, with 9 different and successful
techniques explained, and locates areas for powder skiing. Illustrated, 80 pages.
Advice by the Experts. Casewit. A look at what ski racking was like in the late
1960s. Photos, 192 pages.
TOURING? Schimpf. Humorous happenings on ski tours. Illustrated, 80 pages.
THE WACKY WORLD
OF SKIING. Peterson. Cartoons on the humor of this sport. 128 pages.
Originally published by Stonewall at $9.95.
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING. Brady. Definitive instructions on how to wax skis for any
snow, with waxing table, base preparation. Photos, diagrams, 44 pages.
WINTERING. Mohney. The outdoor book for cold weather ventures--techniques and gear for hiking, camping,
fires, navigating. Diagrams, 224 pocket-size pages.
141 DIVES in
Washington and British Columbia.
WHITEWATER HANDBOOK. Urban. Latest advances in basic canoe and kayak
technique--river running, crossing currents, eddies, paddling. 198 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF CANOE PADDLING. Roberts. Strokes, maneuvering in whitewater
and quiet water; hull design. Illustrated, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF CANOE POLING. Rock. Body positioning, pole recovery, rudder
action. Illustrated, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF CANOEING. Jacobson. Techniques and design tips for safe and
enjoyable canoeing. 30 illustrations, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF KAYAKING WHITEWATER. Kalner & Jackson. Technique, terms,
paddling tips, equipment. Illustrated, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF RAFTING. Ellison. Types of rafts, rating rapids, safety,
rowing, paddling. Illustrated, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF SEA KAYAKING. Wyatt. Getting started in coastal
exploration--packing tips, photography, safety. Illustrated, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF SOLO CANOEING. Jacobson. Selecting canoes and equipment for
solo trips, developing paddle strokes. Illustrated, 72 pages.
THE BIG BOOK OF
SAILING. Grube. Essays on sailors, ships, and sea--sailing origins, racing
& records, solo sailing, exploring. Color photos, 309 large-format pages.
TRIPPING WITH CHILDREN: Unique Advice to Keeping Kids Comfortable. Harrisons.
Diversions that will avoid frustrations, while learning environmental ethics. Illustrated,
TRIPPING WITH KIDS. Harrison. Explains where to get maps and information, what
and how to pack, canoe selection, paddling strokes, portaging; new types of food and
equipment for all ages. Photos, diagrams, 212 pages.
DIGEST BOOK OF CANOEING . Farmer. Equipment, paddling, poling, portaging, reading water,
where to canoe. 96 large-format pages.
CAMPING: Beyond the Basics. Jacobson. Tips for paddle strokes, portaging methods,
avoiding hazards, rescue, special camping tricks. 46 drawings, 196 pages.
RIVERS. Jacobson. Primer to North American expedition canoeing: rigging, covers,
carriers, portage, planning, salvage, gear, and recipes. 130 illustrations, 355
UNDERWATER: The Sierra Club Guide to Scuba and Snorkeling. Culliney &
Crockett. Includes diving physiology, learning, diving from shore or boat, sub-surface
navigating, kelp forest diving. Illustrated, 340 pages.
THE FAMILY CANOE
TRIP. Sheperdson. 6,000 mile 3-summer odyssey from NH to Alaska , handling
trip logistics for 2 children. Illustrated, 308 pages.
VERMILLION SEA: Eight Hundred Miles Down the Baja. Waterman. A sea kayak journey
and its adventures in Baja California, Mexico. Photos, 223 pages.
UNDERWATER EXPLORATION. Rand McNally.
SAIL. Jones. Theory, getting ready, equipment, and sailing. Illustrated, 72
COMPLETE GUIDE TO CANOEING AND CANOE-CAMPING. Malo. Information on canoe types,
paddling skills, portaging, loading, boarding, accessories. Illustrated. Originally
published at $6.95.
THE NEW SCIENCE
OF SKIN AND SCUBA DIVING. CNCA By the Council for National Cooperation in
Aquatics. Covers basic equipment, compressed air, skills, marine life and environment,
medical facts, first aid, physical and proficiency levels needed. Illustrated, 320 pages.
CHANCE: Sixty-six Deadly Days Adrift. Butlers. A sailboat, on a trip around the
world when sunk by whales, turns into a drift at sea in a 6-foot plastic liferaft. 323
RIVER NOTES. Notebook
with pre-printed form pages for logging details of trips. 160 pages.
IN SAFETY AND HEALTH. Dueker. Covers proper technique and gear, underwater
environment and its effects on humans. Illustrated, 224 pages. Originally published
by Diving Safety Digest.
SWIMMING. Emmett. Introduction to techniques from snorkeling through SCUBA
diving; equipment, physiological effects of diving, hazards and safety, activities
to consider. Photos, 120 pages.
RIVER BOOK: A Guide to Techniques, Equipment, Camping, and Safety. Watters.
Detailed instructions on kayaking and rafting ; how to choose equipment, reading the
river, mounting rescues and making emergency repairs, and planning extended trips. 192
photos, 204 large-format pages.
CANOEING. Sandreuter. Canoe selection, paddling, portaging, recovery. Also
includes reading a river, knots, use of map and compass, weather, rescue. Photos, 224
OF NORTH AMERICA. Jenkinson. Guide to wilderness river running of over 100
waterways grouped by region, with in-depth accounts of 8 including Yukon River and Rio
Grande. Photos, maps, 409 pages. Originally published at $11.50 by Dutton.
The Sierra Club Guide to Kayaking and Whitewater Boating. Tejada-Flores.
Step-by-step approach to learning kayaking. Photos, 334 pages.
BIKES. Bicycling Magazine. Explains this new style of bike design. Illustrated,
BIKING ATLAS & TOURING GUIDE (THE). Browder. Presents 150 vacation and
weekend tours throughout all 50 states and Canada--with points of interest, campsites,
distances, country stores, and bike shops. Maps, illustrations , 348 large-format pages.
CYCLING. Pruden. Considerations for riding a bicycle in the city; selecting your
bike and its accessories, maintenance, lightening the load. Illustrated, 109 pages.
BIKEPACKING. Sanders. Techniques and equipment for lightweight bicycle camping.
Illustrated, 300 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF BICYCLE TOURING. Nicoson. Travel under your own power on a
bicycle built for you and know about accessories, clothing, conditioning, loading.
Drawings, 72 pages.
ESSENTIALS OF MOUNTAIN BIKING. Strassman. Make trips safe, comfortable; use
of bike and rig. 26 illustrations, 72 pages.
THE BASIC SOCCER
SWIMMING GUIDE. Groscost. The book develops, stage-by-stage the process of
beginner swimming and hits most of the problems encountered along the way. Drawings, 101
THE BEST BIKE
PATHS OF NEW ENGLAND. Williams. Safe, scenic, and traffic-free bicycling.
Illustrated, 208 pages.
THE BEST BIKE
PATHS OF THE SOUTHWEST. Williams. Safe, scenic, and traffic-free bicycling.
Illustrated, 222 pages.
BETTER ROLLER SKATING: The Key to Improved Performance. Arnold. Basic steps and positions, curves, turns, edges, and cross-overs. Illustrated, 93 pages. Inventory = 1. Order #: STER3389 paper$4.95.
THE BICYCLE: A Commuting Alternative. Wolfe. A manual to help bicyclists travel around
town, with practical riding suggestions that will help keep you fit and reduce pollution.
Illustrated, 160 pages. "
FRAMES. Kossack. Tells about frame design, construction, and performance and how
to tell quality and to measure your correct size. Illustrated, 47 pages.
BICYCLE REPAIR BOOK. Van der Plas. Complete maintenance instructions for all bikes,
from ten-speeds to tandems.
Guinness Superlatives Guide. Durry. A history of bicycles and riding,
with notes on accomplishments and special feats, including racing performances.
Color photos, 222 large-format pages.
101 Things to Do with a Bike. Frankel. Presents ideas for bicycle games, trips
and tours, bike camping, and gives instruction for selecting a bike and its accessories,
bicycle safety, and care and repair. Photos, 128 pages.
BODY ENERGY. Skinner.
How much energy do you have? How can you use it to the fullest? How can you increase your
Fit Self-Improvement Series #2. Souza.
DIET and Exercise Program. Wood. Provides for the right food intake along with a
more active lifestyle of exercise so that weight is lost even though more food is eaten.
Includes calorie lists, recipes. 288 pages.
OF BICYCLING. Sloane. Bible of bicycles and bicycling, including all-terrain
bikes, safety, fitness, history, mechanics, repair. Illustrated, 542 pages.
THE COMPLETE BOOK
OF RACQUETBALL. Keeley. A comprehensive guide to the sport for novice and
intermediate by a leading professional and instructor.
THE COMPLETE BOOK
OF ROLLER SKATING. Phillips.
THE COMPLETE DIET
GUIDE FOR RUNNERS & OTHER ATHLETES. Higdon. Tells all you need to know
about the principles and practices of nutrition from athletic drinks and
carbohydrate-loaders to vitamin supplements and vegetarians. Diagrams, 252 pages.
GUIDE TO PHYSICAL FITNESS. Kiell & Frelinghuysen. Provides a total
health and fitness program--exercise plus running--especially for the person who hasn't
exercised lately. Photos, 289 pages.
MARATHONER. Runner's World. The ultimate book about the ultimate sport
that has swept the world up into a frenzy of fitness, speed, endurance and
celebration of the human spirit.
FOR SPORT. Whitehead.
COMMON RUNNING INJURIES. Subotnick.
MANUAL. Colligan. A complete book dealing with buying a bike, touring,
racing, maintenance and repair, choosing accessories. Illustrated, 160 pages.
SPORT. Paish. Directed mainly at coaches, trainers and managers of people
competing in sport at the highest possible level.
ON RUNNING. Sheehan.
LIVE LONGER. Rand McNally. Health and fitness for all ages.
FORTY. Higdon. How to get into shape and how to stay in shape for the best years
in your life.
BOOK. Zamzow. A Runner's World book with all the information you need to properly
heal and care for your underrated, overused weary soles.
OF COLLEGE RECORDS & FACTS.
FITNESS. Astrand. How to get back into shape and stay that way through aerobics.
Photos, 111 pages.
HOW TO STOP
PLAYING THE WEIGHTING GAME. Arenson.
YOUR RUNNING. Squires.
AND BETTER: Guide to Optimal Health. Elrick et al .
THE LONG RUN
GYMNASTICS. Wiley. A complete guide to the men's all-around events, from
beginning to championship levels.
BIKING FOR MERE MORTALS. Hodgson. Humorous guide to riding techniques, preventing
injuries, etiquette. 30 illustrations , 96 pages.
FOR RUNNERS. Runner's World.
SOCCER BOOK OF THE UNITED STATES SOCCER FEDERATION. Chyzowych. Complete
discussion of fundamentals and advanced strategy, plus fitness and training. Over 300
illustrations , 256 large-format pages.
WOMAN'S GUIDE TO SPORTS, FITNESS AND NUTRITION (THE). Maughan & Collins.
Physiology and nutrition in outdoor sports. Photos, 288 pages.
CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT. May. Children's book of facts.
REACH FOR THE
SKY: The Romance and Techniques of Hang-Gliding. Severance.
RUN LONG. Henderson.
WORLD ADVANCED INDOOR EXERCISE BOOK. Benyo. Instructional Book 7: Ambitious
exercise programs for the home, including the use of treadmills, exercise cycles, strength
training apparatus, and free exercise.
WORLD INDOOR EXERCISE BOOK. Benyo. Instructional Book 2: A comprehensive program
of exercise and fitness for the home, office and health spa.
WORLD YOGA BOOK. Couch. Instructional Book 1: Stretching and strengthening
exercises for runners and other athletes.
THE RUNNING FOOT
DOCTOR. Subotnick. Explains how the fight against foot trouble is being
waged and how runners can improve their chances of piling up pain-free miles.
THE TOP. Clayton.
MAN'S BEST FRIEND. Gallup. Tips on how best to run with your dog, plus insights
on how well different dog breeds run. Illustrated, 117 pages.
RUNNER'S HANDBOOK: Answers to Hundreds of Your Running Questions. Osler.
COMPLETE BOOK OF BICYCLING. Sloane. The cyclist's bible, with latest equipment,
technology, maintenance of touring, mountain, hybrid bikes. Photos, 429 pages.
Dr. Revien's eye exercise program for athletes. Revien.
TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO RUNNING IN MAJOR AMERICAN CITIES. Sloane. Over 60 measured jogging
routes in 20 of the most visited cities in the US--for travelers who want to stay in shape
while on the road for business or pleasure. Photos, 224 pages.
BIKE. World. Explains how to do long-distance trips by bicycle--kinds of bikes,
highway riding, places to sleep, desert and mountain riding, basic resistances.
Illustrated, 90 pages.
DIE: How to Stay Fit, Trim, & Healthy Without Killing Yourself. Stutman.
Presents solid, irrefutable medical evidence on how jogging, strenuous exercises, fad
diets, and sedentary life-styles can cause disease, disability, and even death.
Illustrated, 255 pages.
CONTROL BOOK. Nash. A guide to ignoring the fad diets by getting directly to the
problem by learning the psychology of thin. Photos, 168 pages.
200+ photos of what its like and discusses everything you need to know about sky
BOOK. Fensch. A treasury of the best writing ever on the thrills, humor, and
mystique of skydiving. Illustrated, 208 pages.
DIAMONDS: Flying for the Highest International Soaring Emblem.OP.
Lincoln. Account of the world of soaring. 25 photos, 223 pages.
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