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Escape from Lucania : an epic story of survival

Author: David Roberts
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1937, Mount Lucania was the highest unclimbed peak in North America. Located deep within the Saint Elias mountain range, which straddles the border of Alask and the Yukon, and surrounded by glacial peaks, Lucania was all but inaccessible. The leader of one failed expedition deemed it "impregnable." But in that first ascent, not knowing that their quest would turn into a perilous struggle for survival. Escape from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roberts, David, 1943-
Escape from Lucania.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2002
(OCoLC)988919477
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Roberts
ISBN: 0743224329 9780743224321
OCLC Number: 49991523
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 206 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Responsibility: David Roberts.
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In 1937, Mount Lucania was the highest unclimbed peak in North America. Located deep within the Saint Elias mountain range, which straddles the border of Alask and the Yukon, and surrounded by glacial peaks, Lucania was all but inaccessible. The leader of one failed expedition deemed it "impregnable." But in that first ascent, not knowing that their quest would turn into a perilous struggle for survival. Escape from Lucania is their remarkble story.

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