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Descent (22)
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Descent (22)

D022-813

Descent (22), August 1972

SECOND-HAND

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Descent (22), August 1972


A New Approach to the Training of Novices in Caving

In a thought provoking article, Fred Davies suggests why (and how) we should be dealing with training.

British Team Puts Ghar Parau Promise to the Test

Is Ghar Parau set to become the world’s deepest? A British team is returning to find out.

The Natural Way in Hollandtwine Mine

Pushing onwards in Hollandtwine Mine in Derbyshire.

Moldywarps Tie Up Loose Ends in Fossdale

With a number of small discoveries, Moldywarps SG members report on their finds in Fossdale.

Blasting Reveals Major Cave Series in Fairy Cave Quarry

Nick Chipchase writes about two new entrances revealed by quarry blasting: and Hilliers and Fairy Cave have at long last been linked.

Eldon Make the Grand Circle After Breakthrough

There has always been the temptation of linking the two extremities of Agen Allwedd – now, the fourth choke has been passed and the round-trip is a reality.

Cavers Sounded Out Over CRG/BSA Merger

What do we cavers think about merging our two parallel national bodies?

Cover: The entrance pitch in Mammoth Cave, Jenolan, Australia. Photo: Andrew Pavey

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D022-813

Data sheet

Binding:
Card cover
Size:
Small format: 16cm x 20cm approx.
New or used:
Descent: second-hand
Pages:
40 inc. cover
Publication date:
August 1972
ISSN:
0046-0036
Detailed condition:
Very good, clean overall, some rust on staples, some rub to spine, issue number '22' handwritten on front cover (at about the same size as the '20p' price)
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One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
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Stock no: 813

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