Peering Over the Edge: The Philosophy of Mountaineering

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Mountain N' Air Books, 2005 - Всего страниц: 480
The Philosophy of Mountaineering. This book is the result of the contributions by some of the greatest authors of moutaineering literature: Pat Ament, Phil Bartlett, Arlene Blum, Margaret Body, Sir Chris Bonington, Hamish M. Brown, Joe Brown, Greg Child, Jim Curran, Giusto Gervasutti, Andrew Greig, Terry Gifford, Heinrich Harrer, Dougal Haston, Maurice Herzog, Sir John Hunt, Jeff Long, Jeff Lowe, Hamish MacInnes, Jeffrey McCarthy, Ian Mitchell, Paul Prichard, David Roberts, Doug Robinson, Steve Roper, Galen Rowell, Woodrow Wilson Sayer, Doug Scott, Eric Shipton, G. B. Spenceley, Sir Leslie Stephen, Mikel Vause, Edward Whymper, Simon Yates, Geoffrey Winthrop Young.
 

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Well, it took me almost all summer but I have finally completed my reading of this collection. Before picking up this book I never realized my interest in mountaineering and those who do it. Initially ... Читать весь отзыв

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Preface
5
Sir Leslie Stephen The Regrets of a Mountaineer
27
Edward Whymper Descent of the Matterhorn
49
Heinrich Harrer The Tragedy of Toni Kurz
57
Giusto Gervasutti Conclusion
75
Chris Bonington The Central Pillar of Freney
81
Joe Brown Hard Days in the Alps
95
Dougal HastonEiger Direct
111
Doug Robinson Half Dome Comes Clean
257
Jeff Lowe Grabbing Friendship by the Ankle
263
Andrew Greig A Glencoe Massacre
271
Brown Agags Groove
287
Terry Gifford Bonfires in Borrowdale
295
Paul Pritchard A Game One Climber Played
303
Ian Mitchell Dead Mans IceAxe
309
Hamish MacInnes Man OHoy
319

Steve Roper Dresden
121
Maurice Herzog The Retreat
133
Sir John Hunt From The TwentyNinth to the Thirtieth
147
Eric Shipton Mountains of the Moon
161
Woodrow Wilson Sayre Why do Men Climb?
169
Jim Curran The Great Beast 666
179
Greg Child BALTOROl
189
Arlene Blum The Memorial
199
Jeff LongCannibals
209
Simon Yates At Home Abroad
221
The Heroic Expression
245
Pat Ament To Become As A Child
331
Jeffrey McCarthy Alpine Time
343
Geoffrey Winthrop Young The Influence of Mountains
353
Phil Bartlett Return to the Primitive
369
Galen Rowell Storming A Myth
395
Doug Scott On The Profundity Trail
405
David Roberts Moments of Doubt
415
G B Spenceley The New Generation
431
Mikel Vause Knights of Nothingness
437
Bibliography 449
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