Glittering Mountains of Canada

Thorington, J. Monroe; Sandford, Robert William

Published by Rocky Mountain Books,Canada
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Num Pages: 356 pages, maps, frontispiece, black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 3JJF; 3JJG; RGBS; WSZG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 466. . 2012. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Glittering Mountains of Canada
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Book Description Rocky Mountain Books,Canada. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Glittering Mountains of Canada: A Record of Exploration & Pioneer Ascents in the Canadian Rockies, 1914-1924, J. Monroe Thorington, Robert William Sandford, Completely re-edited, re-designed and containing with an impressive collection of archival photos and maps, this is a must-read for anyone interested in mountain literature. The book's position in the pantheon of outdoor writing as a "classic" is only further enhanced and supported by the passionate Foreword by well-known mountain historian and environmental writer Robert William Sandford, who urges the contemporary reader to embrace Thorington's belief in the importance of landscape and the poetry of place. This is a book that deserves to be read and appreciated alongside the work of Wallace Stegner, Henry David Thoreau and Sid Marty. Bookseller Inventory # B9781927330067

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Book Description Rocky Mountain Books,Canada, Canada, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This then is a book of mountaineering, not presenting the Canadian Rockies in their entirety -- no single volume will ever do that -- but including many of the finest things. It is also a book of mountain travel, under conditions such as perhaps the European traveller experienced in the Alps during the Eighteenth Century. Finally, it is a book of mountain history; for here is Geography in the making, and with a tradition behind it -- a story that has never been properly gathered together, and whose details, in part at least, are gone forever. -- from the Preface by J. Monroe Thorington Completely re-edited, re-designed and containing with an impressive collection of archival photos and maps, The Glittering Mountains of Canada is a must-read for anyone interested in mountain literature. The book s position in the pantheon of outdoor writing as a classic is only further enhanced and supported by the passionate Foreword by well-known mountain historian and environmental writer Robert William Sandford, who urges the contemporary reader to embrace Thorington s belief in the importance of landscape and the poetry of place. This is a book that deserves to be read and appreciated alongside the work of Wallace Stegner, Henry David Thoreau and Sid Marty. Bookseller Inventory # AAG9781927330067

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Book Description Rocky Mountain Books,Canada, Canada, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This then is a book of mountaineering, not presenting the Canadian Rockies in their entirety -- no single volume will ever do that -- but including many of the finest things. It is also a book of mountain travel, under conditions such as perhaps the European traveller experienced in the Alps during the Eighteenth Century. Finally, it is a book of mountain history; for here is Geography in the making, and with a tradition behind it -- a story that has never been properly gathered together, and whose details, in part at least, are gone forever. -- from the Preface by J. Monroe Thorington Completely re-edited, re-designed and containing with an impressive collection of archival photos and maps, The Glittering Mountains of Canada is a must-read for anyone interested in mountain literature. The book s position in the pantheon of outdoor writing as a classic is only further enhanced and supported by the passionate Foreword by well-known mountain historian and environmental writer Robert William Sandford, who urges the contemporary reader to embrace Thorington s belief in the importance of landscape and the poetry of place. This is a book that deserves to be read and appreciated alongside the work of Wallace Stegner, Henry David Thoreau and Sid Marty. Bookseller Inventory # AAG9781927330067

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