Where the Silence Rings

Where the Silence Rings

A Literary Companion to Mountains

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From Edward Whymper’s ascent of the Matterhorn in the 1860s to Jon Krakauer’s vivid profiles of modern mountaineers, this collection offers indelible impressions from writers who experienced the mystery and the grandeur of the mountains ? and who lived to tell about it. Highlights include John Muir’s ?A Perilous Night on Mount Shasta” and Belmore Browne’s heart-stopping ?Conquest of Mt. McKinley.”

From Edward Whymper’s ascent of the Matterhorn in the 1860s to Jon Krakauer’s vivid profiles of modern mountaineers, this collection offers indelible impressions from writers who experienced the mystery and the grandeur of the mountains and who lived to tell about it. Highlights include John Muir’s A Perilous Night on Mount Shasta” and Belmore Browne’s heart-stopping Conquest of Mt. McKinley.”


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From Edward Whymper’s ascent of the Matterhorn in the 1860s to Jon Krakauer’s vivid profiles of modern mountaineers, this collection offers indelible impressions from writers who experienced the mystery and the grandeur of the mountains — and who lived to tell about it. Highlights include John Muir’s “A Perilous Night on Mount Shasta” and Belmore Browne’s heart-stopping “Conquest of Mt. McKinley.”


Publisher: Vancouver : Greystone Books, c2007
Description: 171 p. ; 20 cm
ISBN: 9781553652434
Branch Call Number: 808.8032 Whe
Additional Contributors: Grady, Wayne.
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