Safety in the Mountains. A Handbook for Trampers, Stalkers, Skiers and Mountaineers. 1967 Reprint Edited by B. R. Manson. Journeys into the New Zealand hill and mountain country require not merely physical fitness, but knowledge, proper equipment and able leadership also. This book, which is based on experience accumulated by New Zealand mountain clubs over the years, contains facts which must be known and acted upon by all when organising and carrying these expeditions through.