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HADFIELD, PaulThe Withybrook Link(210), Oct 2009, pp31-2
HAIGH, DaveBooty and the Beast [incident with a sheep](160), June 2001, p32
 Aven Calling [Parkinson's Pot](177), April 2004, pp30-1
 What a Corker! [Corky's Pot](180), Oct 2004, pp20-2
 Persistence Pays [Ingleborough discoveries](189), April 2005, pp24-6
 My First Caving Trip [competition winner](200), Feb 2008, pp31-2
HAIGH, Dave & BENN, GedHeading Into Hensler's [Hensler's Pot](163), Dec 2001, pp20-2
 'Don't Think It's All That Deep ...' [Loser's Pot](167), Aug 2002, pp20-2
HAIGH, Dave et alIn Hensler's Footsteps [Hensler's Pot to Hensler's High Aven connection, Gaping Gill](175), Dec 2003, pp20-2
Explorers of the Sunless Sea [multi-author tribute to Mike Boon](243), April 2015, pp24-7
HALL, AdrianThe Boreham Extensions [with photography by Dave Ryall](253), Dec 2016, pp22-7
HALL, AndyBUSS to the Picos De Europa(26), Jan 1974, pp12-13
HALL, Andy & ALTRINGHAM, JohnThe Link with Link Pot [live TV broadcast](201), April 2008, p36
HALL, PetePitch after Pitch after Pitch [Trapdoor Pot](154), June 2000, p29
HALL, Pete & GLANVILL, PeterThe Saga of Rod's and Drunkard's [Mendip digs](248), Feb 2016, pp18-19
HALL, Pete & ST LAWRENCE, HughGame On! [Boggarts Roaring Holes](164), Feb 2002, pp30-2
HALLAM, TimIn Praise of Hundidero-Gato [Spain](190), June 2006, p34
HALLIDAY, William R.An American View of British Caving(14), Oct 1970, pp8-11
HALLIWELL, Pat & HALLIWELL, RicCaving at the Congress [10th International, Hungary](91), Dec 1989, p21
HALLIWELL, RicInternational Congress Report [8th, Kentucky](50), Sept 1981, pp5-7
 A Century of British Caving(152), Feb 2000, pp20-3
 The Second-hand Sump [Sell Gill Holes](158), Feb 2001, pp30-1
 The End of an Era [Nunwick lectures](189), April 2006, p30
 The Bomb on Greenhow Hill(190), June 2006, pp20-1
 The Winch at Gaping Gill(191), Aug 2006, pp24-5
 Into British Depths [Descent retrospective](202), June 2008, pp22-4
HALLIWELL, Ric & HALLIWELL, PatCaving at the Congress [10th International, Hungary](91), Dec 1989, p21
HALSEY, MalcolmSolo Caving(58), May 1984, pp33-4
HANAN, NeilScunthorpe Club Dive Reveals Bogg Hall Cave(53), Jan 1983, pp10-11
HANWELL, JimA Passing Star [obituary Oliver Wells](231), April 2013, p40
 A Mendip Caver with a Camera [Nick Barrington obituary](235), Dec 2013, pp40-2
HANWELL, Jim & AUDSLEY, TonyGentleman of the South [obituary Mike Thompson](201), April 2008, pp24-5
HARDING, Nick & RICHARDS, NickThe Search for Loxton Cavern(189), April 2005, pp28-30
HARDWICK, DaveIt was Only a Fishmonger's Tooth [filming in Fishmonger's Hole](203), Aug 2008, p36
 Caving's Hairy Ancestors [broadcast film](204), Oct 2008, p35
Nenthead's Heritage [NAMHO Conference 2015](245), Aug 2015, p19
HARDWICK, Dave & RANDELL, JackThe Fishmonger's Bones [Time Team and Fishmonger's Hole](158), Feb 2001, pp20-2
HARPER, RobThe Abode of the Clouds [India](113), Aug 1993, pp31-3
 It's a Dirty Job, but ... [Panama](190), June 2006, pp24-6
HARRISON, RhettThe Final Curtain [Pridhamsleigh Cavern](235), Dec 2013, pp28-9
HARRISON, TonyHypogenic Danby [Danby Level Cave](251), August 2016, p19
HARTLEY, Fay & CALFORD, JudithSeeking the World's Deepest Through-trip [Lamprechtsofen, Austria](186), Oct 2005, pp22-4
HARTWRIGHT, PaulComputer-Check Your Caving Lamp's Life(75), April 1987, p25
HASELDEN, MikeTreasure Under a Welsh Hill(34), Aug 1976, pp24-7
HATHERLEY, PaulBackground to BCRA(106), June 1992, p25
HATHERLEY, Paul & PARKER, PhilA New Caving Structure(102), Oct 1991, p34
HEAD, ChrisMissing Caver Found During Fresh Searches of Berger This Spring(83), Aug 1988, p13
HEALEY, IanExtenuating Circumstances [Slaughter Stream Cave extension](227), Aug 2012, pp34-5
HEAP, DavidAnother Look at Norway(1), Jan 1969, pp2-5
HEATH, JohnPreston Push Crescent Pot to 400 Feet Deep(37), Dec 1977, p46
HEAVER, SeanBats of the Llangattwg(59), July 1984, pp10-11
 Bats Underground(84), Oct 1988, pp32-3
HENDY, Philip G.Make Your Own Underground Exposure Calculator(27), March 1974, pp16-17
HERBERT, Malcolm & HOWES, ChrisA Gathering of Cavers(108), Oct 1992, pp34-5
HERBERT, Malcolm & LANGFORD, HelenCwm Dwr II. Its rediscovery and exploration(100), June 1991, pp38-40
HERON, EmmaBeyond the Puddle [diving White Keld](250), June 2016, pp28-30
HESKETH, Harry 'Eski'Between 45m and G'day Cobber! [Strangle Pot](160), June 2001, pp34-5
 The Battle of the Bilge [Foul Pot](162), Oct 2001, pp20-1
HESKETH, Harry 'Eski' et alJim's Last Words [obituary Jim Eyre](206), Feb 2009, pp31-4
HESKETH, JulieMendip in Belize(124), June 1995, pp28-9
HESLOP, LindaThe Underground Pencil of Linda Heslop(128), Feb 1996, pp20-1
HEWINS, MauriceCave Movies: The Early Years(220), June 2011, pp34-6
HEWITT, D.Caving With a Specialised Deaf Group(5), July 1969, pp10-11
HEWITT, LesSleets Gill: The movie [part 1](122), Feb 1995, pp32-3
 Sleets Gill: A natural paranoia [part 2](123), April 1995, pp34-6
 Roy Deane: a varied life [obituary, with additional input from Chris HOWES and Neil WOODS](221), Aug 2011, pp30-1
HINDLE, PaulHow Long Is a Piece of Ladder?(48), March 1981, pp39-40
HISCOCK, PeteSecond Viewpoint [on SRT symposium](34), Aug 1976, pp22-3
HODGSON, DaveHimalaya. British team reach base camp(15), Nov 1970, pp15-16
 Himalaya. Expedition 'pleased' with 200ft pot(16), Jan 1971, pp22-4
HOLDEN, PeterCaving in East Africa(59), July 1984, pp24-8
HOLLINGS, PeteA Kilometre a Day [Mexico](152), Feb 2000, pp30-2
HOLMES, Maureen & MOORE, Mike & WORSFOLD, MikeA Cornish Coming of Age [NAMHO conference](156), Oct 2000, pp34-5
HOLMES, RoyRoy's Recollections [exploring Cave Ha](247), Dec 2015, p45
HOLMES, Roy & ALLWRIGHT, PeteUpstream Grabbers Cave(132), Oct 1996, p31
 The Twang Cave Extensions(138), Oct 1997, pp32-3
HOLMES, Roy & ALLWRIGHT, Pete & SHEPLEY, DaveNirvana. Perfect Bliss?(140), Feb 1998, pp20-2
HOLROYD, MartinAt Altitude with a Yellow Peril [Sima Pumacocha, Peru](185), Aug 2005, pp20-2
HORSLEY, GusThe Imminent Loss of Pant-y-Llyn(91), Dec 1989, pp22-3
HOUGHTON, Ian & IBBERSON, PaulViews of Speleomania [1st International Conference of Adventure Sports](88), June 1989, pp34-5
HOWARD, MargaretCavers Plan to Get You Abroad ... And Underground(19), Nov 1971, pp26-7
HOWARD, TonyJust Itching to be Discovered [Jordan](150), Oct 1999, pp22-4
HOWES, ChrisSchooling a Head in the Ways of Cwm Dwr(56), Jan 1984, pp34-6
 A Caver's Best Friend Is His Slave(57), March 1984, pp16-18
 If You Wait Long Enough It Comes in the End(57), March 1984, pp28-32
 Cave Photography. Part 1. Equipment basics(65), Aug 1985, p30-3
 Cave Photography. Part 2. DIY ... Getting the most from slaves ... The film for the job(66), Oct 1985, pp32-5
 Photography. Part 3. The creative use of lighting for better results(67), Nov 1985, pp16-20
 Breaking Hallowed Ground in the 'Caver's Saint' Quest(80), Feb 1988, p29
 Ogof Ffynnon Taf. Lesser Garth Cave under threat(84), Oct 1988, pp14-16
 The Descent Survey(84), Oct 1988, pp19-24
 Radon. The case for caving(85), Dec 1988, p18
 Making Slaves for Cavers(85), Dec 1988, pp34-5
 It's Dangerous Below 150 Feet(87), April 1989, p32
 What's in a Name? [Reorganisation of the NCC](100), June 1991, p33
 Scrapes, Breaks & Bruises(102), Oct 1991, p23
 Apex 10 Lamp [gear review](104), Feb 1992, pp32-3
 Brock Helmet [gear review](106), June 1992, pp30-1
 New Base for Pennine Training(107), Aug 1992, p30
 The Porth Fatalities(109), Dec 1992, pp22-3
 Apex 17 [gear review](111), April 1993, pp33-4
 Dobi Rope Brush [gear review](112), June 1993, p31
 Pelican VersaLite [gear review](115), Dec 1993, p25
 Underground Literature(117), April 1994, p34
 Timex Indiglo Watch [gear review](119), Aug 1994, p19
 Firefly 2 Slave Unit [gear review](121), Dec 1994, p28
 Pelican Protector Cases [gear review](123), April 1995, p33
 From Times Gone By [historical photographs](126), Oct 1995, p32
 Petzl Duo Headtorch [gear review](127), Dec 1995, p29
 Due South [Ogof Draenen](127), Dec 1995, p34
 The Underground Pencil of Linda Heslop(128), Feb 1996, pp20-1
 Cool Fix Thermal Clothing [gear review](132), Oct 1996, p29
 Ogof Draenen(134), Feb 1997, p9
 Towler's Photography [Ingleborough Cave](134), Feb 1997, p16
 Snaplight Lightstick [gear review](134), Feb 1997, p23
 World Record Dive(134), Feb 1997, p29
 A Congressional Hearing(138), Oct 1997, pp30-1
 Wonder of the Peak(141), April 1998, p32
 In the Beginning ..(143), Aug 1998, p5
 The Most Southerly Caves on Earth(145), Dec 1998, p27
 The Words of Thirty Years ... [Descent anniversary](146), Feb 1999, p5
 Going Underground in Leeds(148), June 1999, p19
 A Tale of Two Letters(148), June 1999, p30
 Firefly Bulb Firer 1 [gear review](149), Aug 1999, p25
 Inglesport Caving Helmet [gear review](151), Dec 1999, p25
 Images from the Past(153), April 2000, p23
 Jade Green Water [Wookey Hole](155), Aug 2000, p35
 The Last Remnants(157), Dec 2000, p34
 Onward and Outward [expedition awards 2001](159), April 2001, p27
 Lucido T7 Headtorch [gear review](160), June 2001, p35
 First Choice Expedition Foods [gear review](161), Aug 2001, p36
 The Blizzard Pack Survival Bag [gear review](163), Dec 2001, p17
 The Buxton Diamonds [book extract dated 1683 about Poole's Cavern following the Hidden Earth conference 2001](163), Dec 2001, p18
 Otter Boxes [gear review](165), April 2002, p29
 I Just Want To Go Caving! [insurance increases](168), Oct 2002, p5
 Petzl Duo 8-LED Module [gear review](168), Oct 2002, p19
 Aquapac Waterproof Cases [gear review](169), Dec 2002, p31
 Journey Into Amazing Caves [film, CD, DVD and book review](170), February 2003, p16
 Howe's Cave Redevelopment [New York, USA](170), Feb 2003, pp18-19
 Our Exploits in Caves [rediscovery of film of Thomas Hardy's story](171), April 2003, p5
 Memory-Map Navigator & Cartography [gear review](171), April 2003, pp22-3
 To Cheve and Beyond [the expeditions of 2003](171), April 2003, pp32-3
 Descending Gaping Gill [first descent and shaft measurement analysis](172), June 2003, p10
 An Incredible Number [development of Caving.UK's website](172), June 2003, p24
 The Hidden Resurgence [Porth yr Ogof](172), June 2003, p27
 Not So Clumsy Cavemen [archaeological discoveries](172), June 2003, p29
 A Genius Inventor. Fernand Petzl [obituary](173), Aug 2003, p30
 Kitum's Elephants [TV programme](175), Dec 2003, p8
 Our Biggest Liability [cessation of caving insurance](175), Dec 2003, p24-5
 Brits Abroad (expedition grants](177), April 2004, pp16-17
 Casualty Underground [filming the soap](177), April 2004, p33
 All the World's a Stage [Mexico rescue: media reports](178), June 2004, pp25-6
 ActivSkin Garments [gear review](178), June 2004, p29
 High in the Sky Photography [gear review](179), Aug 2004, p25
 Petzl Spelios and DuoBelt [gear review](180), Oct 2004, p34
 Draenen is Ten(181), Dec 2004, p32
 Heading Overseas in 2005 [grant awards](183), April 2005, pp30-1
 Petzl XP Headlights [gear review](185), Aug 2005, p38
 Toughprint [gear review](186), Oct 2005, p30
 Sport for Some [editorial: funding and the Olympics](188), Feb 2006, p5
 Brits Abroad [grants awards](189), April 2005, p23
 Firefly 3 Slave [gear review](189), April 2005, p27
 No Hairy Oiks Allowed [follow-up to editorial in 188:5](189), April 2005, p32
 Lascaux's Fungus(191), Aug 2006, p31
 A Night at the Speleomovies(193), Dec 2006, pp28-9
 The Axbridge Histories [Axbridge CG publications](194), Feb 2007, p25
 Supporting Exploration [expedition grants 2007](195), April 2007, p32
 Anchor Failure on Mendip(196), June 2007, p35
 Panoramas and Giants [Lechuguilla Cave and Sima GESM](197), Aug 2007, pp34-5
 Caving Fatalities in the UK(198), Oct 2007, pp29-31
 Freeloader Charger [gear review](204), Oct 2008, p25
 Three Petzl Lights [gear review](208), June 2009, pp25-6
 British Caving Publications [overview, in The Descent Retrospective](208), June 2009, p35
 Descent in Production [part of The Descent Retrospective](210), Oct 2009, p30
 Troglite and Petzl Headlights [gear review](212), Feb 2010, pp22-3
 Ogof Draenen: Open or Closed? [Draenen entrance controversy](213), April 2010, p19
 Aquapure Traveller [gear review](213), April 2010, p27
 Heading Overseas [expedition grants 2010](213), April 2010, p28
 Wookey's Anniversary(214), June 2010, p25
 Leo Palmer's Chamber(215), Aug 2010, p35
 Named for an Outlaw [science meeting at Poole's Cavern](215), Aug 2010, p43
 British Cavers Overseas [Ghar Parau Foundation support for expeditions 2011](219), April 2011, p29
 The Prestige of Publication [Tratman Award restructure and announcement for 2010](219), April 2011, pp34-5
 Across Dinaric Karst [Whitley Fund for Nature awards](220), June 2011, pp44-5
 Dreams Fulfilled [review of Cave of Forgotten Dreams 3D movie](220), June 2011, p46
 British Cavers Overseas [Ghar Parau Foundation support for expeditions 2012](225), April 2012, p32
 Ghar Parau Expedition Support [grants and fundraising for 2013](229), Dec 2012, p18
 Peli ProGear Backpack [gear review](230), Feb 2013, p37
 The First [through the Long Crawl, Dan yr Ogof](231), April 2013, p23
 The Expeditions of 2013 [expedition grants](231), April 2013, p28
 Sawyer Water Filter [gear review](232), June 2013, p25
 Where History Meets Future [report on the 16th International Congress of Speleology](234), Oct 2013, pp16-18
 Name the Lady [Images from the Past](234), Oct 2013, p29
 Bamboo Base Layer [gear review](235), Dec 2013, p45
 The Birthday Party [Images from the Past, identifying the cavers in Descent 234)(236), Feb 2014, p18
 Caves of Kras [Second International Meeting of Cave Photographers, image showcase](238), June 2014, pp20-9
MacWet gloves [gear review](240), Oct 2014, p23
Cavers Say Yes! [The results of the BCA poll concerning the CRoW campaign](242), Feb 2015, p14
Showcase: The Caves of Gunung Api [Mulu](242), Feb 2015, pp20-1
The Inconvenient Truth [Poor media reporting by Tesco magazine](242), Feb 2015, p37
Before Xanadu [Ghengis Khan's burial cave](243), April 2015, p27
It Was April, After All! [April Fool follow-up](244), June 2015, p33
To Foreign Climes [Ghar Parau expeditions 2014](244), June 2015, p34
Meet the Mellops [book review of Tomi Ungerer's The Mellops Go Spelunking](247), Dec 2015, p31
Surveying OFD ... and its vital statistics!(247), Dec 2015, pp38-9
Klean Kanteen Flasks [gear review](247), Dec 2015, p39
Problems at Draenen [legal threat issued by cavers](248), Feb 2016, p7
Apex Headlight [gear review](248), Feb 2016, p36
Exploring the World [Ghar Parau Foundation funding for 2016](252), Oct 2016, p25
The Mammoth Photographer [Charles Waldack: early cave photography](253), Dec 2016, pp42-4
The World's Deepest Shafts(254), Feb 2017, pp24-5
EuroSpeleo (The Extras) [photo showcase](254), Feb 2017, pp34-5
HOWES, Chris & AINLEY, Steve & SCHUURMANS, TheoOgof Rhaeadr Ddu. Cave of the Black Waterfall(63), March 1985, pp20-4
HOWES, Chris & APPLEING, DaveHome of the Fighting Gobblers [NSS Convention 1995](126), Oct 1995, p34
HOWES, Chris & BARTON, HazelColorado Sunshine [NSS Convention 1996](132), Oct 1996, pp33-4
HOWES, Chris & BLUNDELL, NicAdvances in LEDs(155), Aug 2000, p33
HOWES, Chris & CRAVEN, Steve & JEFFREYS, Alan L.Into the Abme [centenary of Martel's Gaping Gill descent](125), Aug 1995, pp20-3
HOWES, Chris & FOX, ChrisLearning from the Manchester Tragedy [Joseph Lister fatality](215), Aug 2010, p37
HOWES, Chris & GLANVILL, Peter & JEFFREYS, Alan & PENNEY, HughHidden Earth at Monmouth [2011 conference](223), Dec 2011, pp38-42
HOWES, Chris & GLANVILL, Peter & JEFFREYS, Alan & KIRK, Peter & LUMLEY, MarkOf All Things Caving [Hidden Earth 2013](235), Dec 2013, pp30-4
HOWES, Chris & HERBERT, MalcolmA Gathering of Cavers(108), Oct 1992, pp34-5
HOWES, Chris & JONES, CerisImages from the Past [Emily Lloyd, cave artist in 1862](163), Dec 2001, p27
HOWES, Chris & JONES, ChrisA Trip to Lava Land [NSS Convention](114), Oct 1993, pp22-3
HOWES, Chris & LONG, TimFluffies at the Fair [Cavers' Fair](114), Oct 1993, p30
HOWES, Chris & STEWARD, PaulBuilding on Karst [industrial development near Mammoth Cave, Kentucky](162), Oct 2001, p22
HOWES, Chris et alBCRA Conference '88(84), Oct 1988, pp26-31
 Angles On Pollution: The ultimate conservation(89), Aug 1989, pp32-3
 BCRA Conference '89(90), Oct 1989, pp24-8
 BCRA Conference '90(97), Dec 1990, pp20-5
 BCRA Conference '91(103), Dec 1991, pp20-4
 The Iron Man is Dead. Vale: Ken Pearce(105), April 1992, pp32-3
 BCRA Conference '92(109), Dec 1992, pp24-9
 BCRA Conference '93(115), Dec 1993, pp20-4
 BCRA Conference '94(121), Dec 1994, pp32-7
 Caving in Southport [BCRA Conference 1995](127), Dec 1995, pp20-4
 Hidden Earth '96. The BCRA conference(133), Dec 1996, pp20-5
 Then Came the Call [obituary Rob Palmer](137), Aug 1997, pp31-3
 Hidden Earth '97(139), Dec 1997, pp20-5
 A Speleologist's Southport [Hidden Earth conference 1998](145), Dec 1998, pp20-5
 Leeds Underground [Hidden Earth conference 1999](151), Dec 1999, pp28-33
 Into Hidden Bristol [Hidden Earth conference 2000](157), Dec 2000, pp26-31
 Hidden in the Peak [Hidden Earth conference 2001](163), Dec 2001, pp30-5
 On the Monnow [Hidden Earth conference 2002](169), Dec 2002, pp20-5
 Come Cavers to Upton [Hidden Earth 2003](175), Dec 2003, pp34-7
 Come Cavers to Upton (part 2) [Hidden Earth 2003](176), Feb 2004, pp32-5
 A Weekend at the Brewery [Hidden Earth 2004](181), Dec 2004, pp24-6
 A Weekend at the Brewery [Hidden Earth 2004, part 2](182), Feb 2005, pp26-9
 Cavers Go Back to School [Hidden Earth 2005, part 1](187), Dec 2005, pp30-2
 Cavers Go Back to School [Hidden Earth 2005, part 2](188), Feb 2005, pp26-9
 Queen of the Moorlands [Hidden Earth 2006, part 1](193), Dec 2006, pp30-2
 Queen of the Moorlands [Hidden Earth 2006, part 2](194), Feb 2007, pp33-7
 Connections [discovery of Ogof Ffynnon Ddu, part 1](198), Dec 2007, pp20-3
 Caving's Hour of Exercise [Hidden Earth 2007, part 1](199), Dec 2007, pp30-2
 Caving's Hour of Exercise [Hidden Earth 2007, part 2](200), Feb 2008, p21
 Connections II [discovery of Ogof Ffynnon Ddu, part 2](200), Feb 2008, pp36-40
 Caving's Hour of Exercise [Hidden Earth 2007, part 3](201), April 2008, pp30-1
 Caving's Hour of Exercise [Hidden Earth 2007, part 4](202), June 2008, pp35-7
 A Wharfedale Weekend [Hidden Earth 2008, part 1](205), Dec 2008, pp28-30
 A Wharfedale Weekend [Hidden Earth 2006, part 2](206), Feb 2009, pp26-7
 Jim's Last Words [obituary Jim Eyre](206), Feb 2009, pp31-4
 A Wharfedale Weekend [Hidden Earth 2006, part 3](207), April 2009, pp23-6
 A Wharfedale Weekend [Hidden Earth 2006, part 4](208), June 2009, pp32-3
 A Wharfedale Weekend [Hidden Earth 2006, part 5](209), Aug 2009, pp28-9
 Churchill Revisited [Hidden Earth 2007, part 1](211), Dec 2009, pp32-4
 Churchill Revisited [Hidden Earth 2007, part 2](212), Feb 2010, pp26-9
 Churchill Revisited [Hidden Earth 2007, part 3](213), April 2010, pp33-6
 The Caves of the Haut-Languedoc [First International Meeting of Cave Photographers](223), Dec 2011, pp20-9
The Great Indoors [Hidden Earth 2014](241), Dec 2014, pp40-4
The Academy Cavers [Hidden Earth 2015](247), Dec 2015, pp40-4
HUDSON, Ben & LOVERIDGE, Fleur & MACKRILL, PaulBeneath the Mountains. Again to Xitu [concluding part of article on diving through-trip](233), Aug 2013, pp36-43
HUMPHRIES, KateWild Wales Weekend [CHECC meeting](212), Feb 2010, p23
HUNT, Barry M. & MORGAN, PeterSmokey Hole(57), March 1984, pp10-11
[HUNT, John]The Gothic Passage Discoveries, Agen Allwedd(75), April 1987, pp16-20
HUTCHINS, SueRescuing Cave Rescue(91), Dec 1989, p20
HUTCHINSON, JohnThe Big Dig Day. A caving club goes prospecting(105), April 1992, pp30-1
HYAMS, KeithInside the Lost World [Roraima](191), Aug 2005, pp20-2