Review: Hardware and Software

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January 1996
Review: Hardware and Software

Insulated Jackets for One-Step Warmth
When you don’t want to pile on the pile, down and synthetic-fill clothing still stands alone
By Glenn Randall

Buying Right: Winter-Wise Boots
By Glenn Randall

Snowboarding: Nitro Tour
By Eric Blehm

Backcountry Skiing: The Alpine Trekker
By Glenn Randall

Books: The Spirits of Science
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