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Mountain Rescue


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MOUNTAIN rescue in the United Kingdom is a voluntary service. Mountain rescue team members are 'on call' through the 999 system 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are as likely to leave a warm bed in the wee small hours to rescue an injured climber on some blizzard-blown crag, as hunt the grounds of your local nursing home in search of someone's missing granny. They're a dedicated bunch. And dare we say it, a breed of their own.

Mountain Rescue takes a look at the service in its entirety, from a brief history of its raw beginnings through to the present day, exploring the rich diversity of calls on its time and the people involved.

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Cordee Code: CTC161
Author: Bob Sharp and Judy Whiteside
No of Pages: 263
Page Size: 209 x 209 mm
ISBN 10: 1904524397
ISBN 13: 9781904524397
Publisher: Hayloft Publishing Ltd
Published Date: February 2006
Edition: 2005, 2008 reprint
Binding: Paperback (flapped)
Illustrations: colour throughout
Weight: 830g

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