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349 Views of Scotland
Anyone who has walked or climbed in Scotland will sooner or later come across a view indicator - one of the discs or plates which identify surrounding features in the landscape...
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Along the Divide: Wild Spine of Scotland
Chris Townsend embarks on a 700-mile walk along the spine of Scotland, the line of high ground where fallen rain runs either west to the Atlantic or east to the North Sea. Walking...
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An t-Eilean - Taking a Line for a Walk through Skye
This is an account in words and pictures of a walk taken though Skye by the award-winning writer Angus Peter Campbell and his friend the photographer Cailean Maclean. Both were...
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Annapurna
In 1950, no mountain higher than 8,000 meters had ever been climbed. Maurice Herzog and other members of the French Alpine Club resolved to try. This is the enthralling story of...
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Around the Coast in Eighty Waves
Living in an old, unheated T25 campervan for fourteen months, including the coldest winter for thirty years, Jonathan Bennett travelled clockwise round Britain, surfing every beach...
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Bare Feet & Tackety Boots
In this text, the last survivor of those who were born and raised on the island of Rhum before World War I presents a social history and personal anecdote of a way of life gone...
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Best Of Wainwright
A lively and personal selection, by Hunter Davies, of eighteen fells from the legendary A. Wainwright's unique Pictorial Guides. This fascinating and intensely readable account...
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Blind Man of Hoy, The
Red Szell's dream from childhood was to climb the Old Man of Hoy, the tallest sea stack in Europe, until his dreams were dashed when he discovered he was going blind.Years later...
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Bothy Tales
In Bothy Tales, the follow-up to The Last Hillwalker from bestselling mountain writer John D. Burns, travel with the author to secret places hidden amongst the British hills and...
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Cairngorm John
In 'Cairngorm John: A Life in Mountain Rescue' (his call sign when in contact with search and rescue helicopters) John Allen recalls the challenges of mountain rescue and the many...
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Cairngorm John
First Published in 2009, Cairngorm John: A Life in Mountain Rescue is universally recognised as a classic mountaineering book. Sandstone Press now presents a 10th anniversary...
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Cairngorm Ranger
A comprehensive guide to Cairn Gorm, the most popular mountain in the Cairngorms National Park. Written by the Head Ranger of the Cairngorm Mountain Ranger Service. A magnificent...
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Call of the Mountains, The
An adventure across a thousand miles of Scotland's mountains. In this personal guide to the triumphs, hardships and perils of scaling the Munros, Landsberg brings the joys and...
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Charlie, Meg & Me: Walking Escape from Culloden
Bonnie Prince Charlie has long been associated with the Scottish Highlands, where he was on the run for several months during the Jacobite rebellion. Last year, Gregor Ewing, along...
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Chasing the Dreams (Nov)
Hamish Brown, who occupies a special place as a Scottish writer and traveller, turns his wealth of experience into captivating narratives of fascinating people and places; sometimes...
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Cold Wars
Winner of the 2012 Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature. I was aware that I was cold beyond cold. I was a lump of meat left for too long in a freezer, a body trapped beneath...
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Darkness Descending
On 5 January 2003, former Special Forces soldier Ken Jones was caught in a devastating avalanche as he climbed in the frozen wilderness of Romania's Transylvanian Alps. Flung from...
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Discovering Swallows & Ransomes
Inspired by Arthur Ransome's classic 'Swallows and Amazons' series, John Berry describes how the books became his inspiration, and how he went in search of his hero - finally locating...
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Eiger Dreams (RPND)
No one writes about mountaineering and its attendant victories and hardships more brilliantly than Jon Krakauer. In this collection of his finest essays and reporting, Krakauer...
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Extreme Scotland
In Extreme Scotland, award-winning adventure-sports photographer Nadir Khan takes us on a jaw-dropping tour through Scotland's epic mountain landscape. Nadir showcases his work...
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Extreme Survivors
The story of 60 of the most astonishing stories of human endurance and endeavour. The statistics, descriptions, and illustrative maps fully describe of 60 of the world's greatest...
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Flame of Adventure
Simon Yates, author of Against the Wall, takes us back to his early years as a climber - the escapades and excitement of a young life lived on the edge and for the moment, when...
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Freedom Climbers
Freedom Climbers' is the multi award-winning book by Bernadette McDonald, now available in the UK and Ireland thanks to Vertebrate Publishing. 'Freedom Climbers' tells the story...
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Girl Outdoors, The
An adventurous best mate in book form, The Girl Outdoors is a rip-roaring guide to the wider, wilder world. Whether you're going on a physically demanding expedition or making...
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Great Scottish Journeys: Scots Magazine
This stunning collection of photographs covers the whole of Scotland and takes in some of the most iconic routes around the country. With fascinating facts about each photograh...
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Hamish's Mountain Walk
Hamish Brown was the first walker and climber to complete the Munros in a single round. By his own rules he did it self-powered except where ferries were required and with the...
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Hell of a Journey: Cawthorne
Hell of a Journey describes what is arguably the last great journey to be underaken in Britain: the entire Scottish Highlands on foot in one winter. On one level it is a vivid...
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Highland Journal: The Making of a Hillwalker
Jack's love of hillwalking began when he and his son took a trip to the North-West Highalnds of Scotland. Together they began to explore the extraordinary mountains of Coigach...
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In Search Of Swallows & Amazons
Roger Wardale's 40-year search uncovers the secret locations featured in Arthur Ransome's original 'Swallows & Amazons' adventures. Containing fully revised text and rare photographs...
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In the Shadow of Ben Nevis
In 1959, sixteen-year-old Ian 'Spike' Sykes left school and, after a short period of work at Leeds University, joined the RAF. Already a keen climber, he signed up on the promise...
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