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Escape from Lucania : an epic story of survival

Author: David Roberts
Publisher: London : Little, Brown, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The epic tale of a daring feat of mountaineering and its aftermath in pre-war Alaska. Bradford Washburn and Bob Bates made the first ascent of Mount Lucania in 1937 and, owing to critical flukes of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Robert H Bates; Bradford Washburn; Robert H Bates; Bradford Washburn
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Roberts
ISBN: 0316724882 9780316724883
OCLC Number: 51108300
Notes: Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2002.
Includes index.
Description: 206 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, 1 map, portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: David Roberts.

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* 'An utterly riveting, immensely enjoyable read' - Jon Krakauer, author of INTO THIN AIR * 'Ranks with the best mountaineering literature' - THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

 
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