Book review – Cairngorm John: A Life in Mountain Rescue

Cairngorm John: A Life in Mountain Rescue (Non-fiction) (Hardback)

* Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd
* Published: 20 March 2009
* Format: Hardback 320 pages
* ISBN 13: 9781905207244 ISBN 10: 1905207247

Frequently when working or walking in the Cairngorm mountains I hear or see the mountain rescue helicopter buzz overhead and wonder what has happened to an unfortunate climber or hillwalker. I’ve felt especially concerned for the injured person and the mountain rescue team if it was particularly bad weather. I’d then maybe hear a short two line article in the local press the following day.

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