In the Shadow of Denali

 

In the Shadow of Denali
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title In the Shadow of Denali
Manufacturer Jonathan Waterman
Page By mrh
Page Type May 14, 2007 / May 14, 2007
Object ID 3187
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This remarkable book contains several climbing stories, but is not so much about climbing as it is about a journey through life. Intermingled are excerpts from his life climbing in the northeast U.S. and various adventures in Alaska and some of the more colorful Denali characters. It is an entertaining portrait of the wilds meeting versions of humanity. Unlike many books written by mountaineers, Waterman is an excellent writer, which is much appreciated with the enjoyable reading of this book.

From the Back Cover
Rising more than twenty thousand feet into the Alaskan sky is Denali, the tallest mountain in North America. In his exhilarating and stunning narratives, Jonathan Waterman paints a startlingly intimate portrait of the white leviathan and brings to vivid life men and women whose fates have entwined on its sheer icy peak.

Product Details

Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: The Lyons Press; 1.00 edition (July 1, 1998)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1558217266
ISBN-13: 978-1558217263
Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 5.3 x 0.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces

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