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6 edition of Backpacking found in the catalog.

Backpacking

by Jimmy Holmes

  • 8 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Backpacking -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Backpacking.

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to backpacking, discussing equipment and clothing, planning and training for trips, map reading, and proper handling of dangerous situations.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 47-48) and index.

    StatementJimmy Holmes.
    SeriesAll action
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV199.6 .H65 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1548532M
    ISBN 100822524791
    LC Control Number91028021
    OCLC/WorldCa24211929

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