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Scuba diving

Author: Dennis Graver
Publisher: Leeds : Human Kinetics, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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This guidebook instructs the novice diver on skills, techniques, and planning. Readers will learn how to select, outfit, and care for diving equipment; equalize pressure in the ears, sinuses, and mask; use dive tables and diving profiles; follow boat-diving and buddy-check procedures for safe diving; and prevent or manage underwater emergencies and hazards. The book also provides recommendations on top diving sites  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Graver
ISBN: 9780736079006 0736079009
OCLC Number: 436264594
Notes: Previous edition: 2003.
Description: 233 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Diving into scuba --
Diving science --
Diving adjustments --
Diving equipment --
Diving environment --
Diving skills --
Dive planning --
Diving opportunities.
Responsibility: Dennis K. Graver.

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Suitable for recreational divers, diving instructors and students around the globe, this title includes full-colour photographs and diving instruction. It demystifies the complex topics such as gas  Read more...

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