So nostalgic. First for this ski technical book was 1964. And now
the still nostalgic 1970 Revised Edition (updated in that year) of The Official
American Ski Technique hardcover book by Cowles Book Company, Inc. is
available. Written by multiple talents in the ski industry. Even an M.D.
Relates the history of skiing and is an informative textbook learning guide.
And a piece of memorabilia as well. If you're a ski instructor and member of
P.S.I.A. (We were. For 40+ years), you may want want to add this to your
collection. Peek inside this 199 page book and check out the Introduction in
sections: The Story of Skiing, Ski Technique Development, and Certification of
Ski Teachers. Explores the sport from the 1880s to the 1970s. Contains
photographs and diagrams. It even includes a chapter on Avalanches by M. Child.
199 pages. 10 by 8 1/4 size. Hardcover. Book in excellent condition. 1
dog-eared page inside. Dust Jacket has a couple of tears, shows some wear. But
is still in good condition. Enjoy this blast from the past! And Happy Skiing!