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Descent (16)
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Descent (16)

D016

Descent (16), January 1971

SECOND-HAND

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Contents

Descent (16), January 1971

The Black Book

Rescue teams in northern England have a list of sites that they consider tight and difficult to extract a casualty from. They need help with suggestions on the best way forward!

The Hydraulic Sarong

On the hardware scene, a suggestion for combating accidental hypothermia.

Cavers Learn the Gentle Art of Bang

Sid Perou reports on a special course on the use of explosives.

Shaft Finds for W.S.G. in High Greece

Westminster SG members have bottomed a series of shafts in Greece.

LUSS Push Spain’s Cueva del Piscorciano

Alan Proctor writes about the latest Lancaster USS trip to northern Spain.

Expedition ‘Pleased’ with 200ft Pot

From the British expedition to the Himalayas comes news of the first big success.

Tassy Pot

A new Australian depth record has been set in Tasmania.

Iceland is Target for Shepton Mallet’s 21st Celebration

For the club’s coming of age, they’re off to Iceland on expedition.

P8: Attack on Sumps is Geared for Next Year

Attempts on the P8 sumps in the Peak have been repulsed so far – but the guys keep on trying!

Cover: At the lip of a shaft. 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:
January 1971
ISSN:
0046-0036
Detailed condition:
Very good; small blemishes from foxing on cover spine and rusty staples which have minimal affect on paper; otherwise clean and in good condition
Availability:
One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
Other:
Stock no: 666

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.

Contents lists of the main articles may be found by looking at individual issues.

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