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Fifty Classic Climbs Of North America
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Fifty Classic Climbs Of North America

 
Fifty Classic Climbs Of North America

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Object Title: Fifty Classic Climbs Of North America

Manufacturer: Steve Roper and Allen Steck

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Page By: Alan Ellis

Created/Edited: Jan 23, 2007 / Jan 23, 2007

Object ID: 1911

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Product Description

(From the back cover)

The Titan, Mount McKinley's Cassin Ridge, Moose's Tooth, Lotus Flower Tower, Devil's Tower, Shiprock, Sentinel Rock, El Capitan -- these poetic names do more than describe rock; they make climbers' hands itch, longing to feel a rope in their grasp, to feel the rock under their palms.

Fifty Classic Climbs of North America, featuring more than 180 dramatic and instructive photographs, is the essential guide to the greatest climbing experiences on the continent. Here are the 50 best, selected by two renowned climbers, using the following criteria: a striking presentation from afar, significant climbing history, and, of course, excellent climbing. Vivid descriptions of the route, historical background, and accounts of ascents are enhanced by maps, specifications, photographs, and logistical information.


Paperback: 324 pages
Publisher: Sierra Club Books (April 1996)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0871568845
ISBN-13: 978-0871568847

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stephoCool Book

Voted 5/5

I check it out of my local library to get ideas for trips. It doesn't go into specifics but rather gives a good overview of the climbs.
Posted Jun 7, 2009 4:16 pm

Brian CGreat climbs

Hasn't voted

Looking for a challenge? It's in here!
Posted Dec 16, 2010 8:57 am

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