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The snow leopard : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]

Author: Peter Matthiessen; Williamsburg Regional Library.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Book discussion group ed.]View all editions and formats
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When Matthiessen went to Nepal to study the Himalayan blue sheep and, possibly, to glimpse the rare and beautiful snow leopard, he undertook his five-week trek as winter snows were sweeping into the high passes. This is a radiant and deeply moving account of a "true pilgrimage, a journey of the heart."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Matthiessen; Williamsburg Regional Library.
ISBN: 0140255087 9780140255089
OCLC Number: 64664490
Notes: Title from tag attached to tote bag.
Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups.
Copies published: Penguin Books, 1996 (imprint may vary).
Each copy: 338 p.
Target Audience: For use by: Book discussion groups in Virginia public libraries.
Description: 14 identical volumes in tote bag 29 x 34 x 10 cm
Contents: Westward --
Northward --
At Crystal mountain --
Way home.
Other Titles: Gab bags
Responsibility: Peter Matthiessen.
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When Matthiessen went to Nepal to study the Himalayan blue sheep and, possibly, to glimpse the rare and beautiful snow leopard, he undertook his five-week trek as winter snows were sweeping into the high passes. This is a radiant and deeply moving account of a "true pilgrimage, a journey of the heart."

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