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Descent (13)
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Descent (13)

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Descent (13), August 1970

SECOND-HAND

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Contents

Descent (13), August 1970

The Essentials of Cave Surveying

Peter Cousins covers what we should know if we are to take on a cave survey for real.

Himalaya

Caving has entered a new phase as cavers look long and hard at the caves of the Himalayas.

Rescue Problems in Super-Severes

Some cave rescue teams are considering the difficulties of rescuing an injured caver from some of the latest super-severe pots that are being opened up by exploration.

Gragareth’s Newest Baby: The Mohole

Digging on Yorkshire’s Gragareth has revealed a new and serious undertaking: The Mohole.

Double Depots Lodged in Flood-Risk System

New rescue dumps have been placed in Little Neath River Cave.

Cover: Rafting cavers. Artwork: Tony Payne

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Data sheet

Binding:
Card cover
Size:
Small format: 16cm x 20cm approx.
New or used:
Descent: second-hand
Pages:
36 inc. cover
Publication date:
August 1970
ISSN:
0046-0036
Detailed condition:
Good. Pages intact and clean, other than a brown stain/blemish on outer page edges; number 13 written on cover (and thus priced according to condition)
Availability:
One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
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Second-hand copies of Descent

With such a wealth of information contained in the pages of Descent, out-of-print editions have become much sought after. To help collectors and researchers, where possible second-hand copies are available to supplement the back issues in stock.

Availability of these varies a great deal. Some early and a few later editions are very scarce. Prices vary widely, according both to scarcity and condition – to a collector, creases or a stamped imprint would affect an issue's desirability, while clubs may only wish to have a 'reading copy' to place in the library. In short, expect prices higher than those for back issues – especially for copies in good condition – although sometimes a second-hand copy may be damaged and thus be cheaper than a back issue.

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