Sierra Ledge Rat wrote:I'm kinda partial to the old adventure books from the19th and 20th centuries - things like Whymper's books or Scott's diary or Clarence King's Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada.
I like to get my hands on the original book, I have quite a collection.
I just finished reading (again) Scott's diary. I found most of it pretty boring. Not too many ways to make sitting around camp for a few months sound that interesting.