BASE Jumping: The Ultimate Guide (Greenwood Guides to by Jason Laurendeau

By Jason Laurendeau

This in-depth exploration of the historical past and tradition of the occasionally criminal activity of BASE leaping presents historic and present details in addition to a glimpse into the awesome adrenaline rush of the sport.

• A background of early makes an attempt at human flight in addition to a chronology of mounted item jumping

• Illustrations of jumpers, BASE leaping issues, and equipment

• A word list of key words resembling "burnt item" and "object strike"

• A source consultant with more information akin to quite a few movies and internet sites for BASE organizations

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