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Public services Book 2
Our Price: £27.89
This resource covers all mandatory and optional units for the extended diploma in uniformed Public Services. Case studies are relevant and engaging, including a commentary on the situation in Afghanistan.
Norwegian wood
Our Price: £18.00
Bestselling novelist Lars Mytting shares a Scandinavian passion for wood harvesting, stacking, storing and burning, combining cultural history and folklore with modern science. Entertaining and instructive, 'Norwegian Wood' delivers a wealth of advice and technical know-how for the armchair reader and for those outdoors.

The mountains of England and Wales. Vol. 1 Wales
Our Price: £11.69
Guidebook to walking 190 Nuttall 2000ft mountains in Wales in 49 routes. Summits split into: Carneddau, Glyders, Snowdon, Moel Hebog, Moelwyns, Arenig...
Training for climbing
Our Price: £19.95
Increase your strength, power, skill, and focus to maximize your climbing performance. Praise for Training for Climbing Training for Climbing is a g...

Forest therapy
Our Price: £11.69
Who hasn't felt better after a walk in the woods, a picnic alfresco or a swim in the sea? There is something soul-soothingly simple and refreshing abo...
The wild weather book
Our Price: £9.89
It's raining outside - let's get out and play! Don't huddle up indoors when the weather is rough: wrap up warm, get outside and blow the cobwebs away....

How to read water
Our Price: £9.89
**From the bestselling author of THE WALKER'S GUIDE TO OUTDOOR CLUES AND SIGNS and THE NATURAL EXPLORER**A must-have book for walkers, sailors, swimme...
The book of the bothy
Our Price: £11.66
An introduction to some of the best bothies in the UK. Featuring 26 selected bothies, the author shares her memories of using these free 'stone tents'...

The Scottish bothy bible
Our Price: £16.99
This first ever complete guide to the Scottish bothies reveals the country's unique and often hidden network of bothy cabins and mountain huts. Scattered across Scotland's most beautiful landscapes, these evocative abandoned crofts and farmsteads are free to stay in and offer a chance to experience the ultimate in wild adventure living.
The beckoning silence
Our Price: £11.69
Joe Simpson has experienced a life filled with adventure but marred by death. He has endured the painful attrition of climbing friends in accidents, c...

Walks in Silverdale and Arnside
Our Price: £12.95
A walking guide to the Silverdale and Arnside Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), at the top of Morecambe Bay in Cumbria and Lancashire, overlo...
Death in Zion National Park
Our Price: £9.86
Morbid, but strangely fascinating accounts In 2015, a group of seven hikers were killed when a sudden flood struck Keyhole Canyon in Zion National Pa...

Wilderness survival for dummies
Our Price: £13.49
Learn to: Use survival techniques to stay alive on land or at seaUnderstand basic navigationFind enough water and foodSignal for help and get rescued...
There is no map in hell
Our Price: £12.99
In 1986, the legendary fell runner Joss Naylor completed a continuous circuit of all 214 Wainwright fells in the Lake District, covering a staggering ...

Trekking in Slovenia
Our Price: £15.26
A guidebook to trekking the Slovene High Level Route, crossing Slovenia from Austria to the Adriatic. The 500km route is described in a series of 3-6 ...
Walking in Cumbria's Eden Valley
Our Price: £11.66
Walking guide to 30 day walks in the Eden Valley, in the north of Cumbria, following the River Eden from Kirkby Stephen past Penrith and Carlisle to t...

The walker's guide to outdoor clues and signs
Our Price: £9.89
**From the bestselling author of THE NATURAL EXPLORER and HOW TO READ WATER, the Sunday Times Book Of The Year**2015 BBC Countryfile Magazine Country ...
Walking in the Bernese Oberland
Our Price: £16.16
Over 100 walking routes in the Bernese Alps are described in this guidebook. It is an indispensable companion to the Bernese Oberland region that boa...

The Bolt supremacy
Our Price: £8.99
Beijing 2008, the 100 metres final: Usain Bolt slows down, beats his chest, metres clear of his nearest rival, his face filled with the euphoria of a...
Tour of the Oisans
Our Price: £10.80
The Tour of the Oisans on the GR54 is a challenging two-week trek around the Ecrins National Park (southeast of Grenoble) in France, one of the most v...