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Leslie Symons

Leslie Symons is an Emeritus Professor of Geography at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, who has been fascinated throughout his life by both mountains and aviation. His Ph.D, taken earlier at Queen’s University, Belfast, is on mountain land use. His interest in mountain rescue has led him to travel widely and to discussions with the rescue services of a number of countries. He has written many books and articles based on his travels and researches.Leslie Symons died in 2014.