Mountaineering by S. L. Hamilton
  

Synopsis

Mountaineering by S. L. Hamilton

Kick excitement into high gear with this extreme title! Short, easy-to-read text pairs with full-colour, action-packed photos to introduce young adventurers to the extreme sport of mountaineering. Readers will learn about the tools and equipment used in climbing mountains, as well as dangers and safety tips. They are introduced to the world's most famous mountain peaks, including Mount Everest, K-2, Mount McKinley, Aconcagua, Kilimanjaro, Mount Elbrus, Mount Vinson, Puncak Jaya, Mount Kosciuszko, and the Matterhorn. Extreme facts supplement the text, leaving aspiring mountaineers excited for a rocky adventure!

About the Author

Sue is a children's author and book designer. She writes mainly on her topics of interest, that luckily, are also interesting to young people. Her books are usually found in public and school libraries, and include 'Close Encounters of the Wild Kind', 'Xtreme Sports' and 'Xtreme Predators'. She enjoys writing, as well as designing her own and other authors' books.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

S. L. Hamilton
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

25th June 2015

ISBN

9781445140261


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