RE: [Hammock Camping] Speer Hammock in new Backpacker book
- Thanks for the info Jim! That's very exciting since Karen Berger
photographed my hammock when we met last October at The Gathering in New
Hampshire. She said she was working on a new book on lightweight gear.
Can't wait to see the book myself....Ed
Moderator, Hammock Camping-L
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jim Greenway [mailto:mtnpathfinder@...]
> Sent: Monday, May 24, 2004 5:35 AM
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> Subject: [Hammock Camping] Speer Hammock in new Backpacker book
> Didn't know if anyone had pointed this out yet or not.
> "Backpacker" magazine
> and The Mountaineers Press issued a new book, "Backpacker
> Hiking Light
> Handbook," by Berger recently. On page 60, you'll see a photo
> of a hammock
> that looks very suspiciously like a Speer. I figured anyone
> that had good
> enough taste to feature a Speer had probably written a fairly
> good book, so
> I bought it.