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The Call of Everest
The Call of Everest
Written by Conrad Anker, Bernadette McDonald, David Breashears and Broughton Coburn, Foreword by Thomas Hornbein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426210167
Our Price: $35.00
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The Call of Everest
The History, Science, and Future of the World's Tallest Peak
Written by Conrad Anker, Bernadette McDonald, David Breashears and Broughton Coburn
Foreword by Thomas Hornbein


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $35.00

Gripping and sumptuous, this is the definitive book on the history, mystique, and science of Mount Everest, including how climate change is impacting the world's tallest mountain. 
 
In 1963, the American Mount Everest Expedition made mountaineering history. It was the first American venture to successfully scale the legendary peak and the... Read more >
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On Mount Hood
On Mount Hood
Written by Jon Bell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570618581
Our Price: $16.95
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On Mount Hood
A Biography of Oregon's Perilous Peak
Written by Jon Bell


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $16.95

On Mount Hood is a contemporary, first-person narrative biography of Oregon's greatest mountain, featuring stories full of adventure and tragedy, history and geology, people and places, trivia and lore. The mountain itself helps create the notorious Oregon rains and deep alpine snows, and paved the way for snowboarding in the mid... Read more >
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Wild Country
Wild Country
Written by Andy Russell, Edited by R. Bruce Morrison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551994550
Our Price: $15.99
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Wild Country
The Best of Andy Russell
Written by Andy Russell
Edited by R. Bruce Morrison


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $15.99

Canada’s mountain man shares his best wilderness adventure stories

Though Andy Russell has been many things in his life – hunter, trapper, trail guide, wilderness photographer and filmmaker, conservationist, and activist – he is, above all else, a master storyteller. This collection of twenty-four stories, selected and introduced by R. Bruce Morrison... Read more >
On Mount Hood
A Biography of Oregon's Perilous Peak
Written by Jon Bell


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $22.95

On Mount Hood is a contemporary, first-person narrative biography of Oregon's greatest mountain, featuring stories full of adventure and tragedy, history and geology, people and places, trivia and lore. The mountain itself helps create the notorious Oregon rains and deep alpine snows, and paved the way for snowboarding in the mid... Read more >
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Measure of a Mountain
Beauty and Terror on Mount Rainier
Written by Bruce Barcott


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

In The Measure of a Mountain, Seattle writer Bruce Barcott sets out to know Rainier. His method is exploratory, meandering, personal. He begins by encircling it, first by car then on foot. He finds that the mountain is a complex of moss-bearded hemlocks and old-growth firs, high meadows that blossom according... Read more >
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Mountains of the Mind
Mountains of the Mind
Written by Robert Macfarlane
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307538635
Our Price: $14.99
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Mountains of the Mind
Adventures in Reaching the Summit
Written by Robert Macfarlane


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2009
Price: $14.99

Combining accounts of legendary mountain ascents with vivid descriptions of his own forays into wild, high landscapes, Robert McFarlane reveals how the mystery of the world’s highest places has came to grip the Western imagination—and perennially draws legions of adventurers up the most perilous slopes.
His story begins three centuries ago, when... Read more >
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The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek
The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek
Written by Sid Marty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771056987
Our Price: $19.95
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The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek

Written by Sid Marty


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $19.95

In describing the true events surrounding a series of frightening bear attacks in l980, a bestselling nature/adventure author explores our relationship with the great grizzly.

Many citizens of Banff, Alberta, valued living in a place where wildlife grazed on the front lawn; others saw wild bears as a mere roadside attraction. None... Read more >
Measure of a Mountain
Measure of a Mountain
Written by Bruce Barcott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570615214
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Measure of a Mountain
Beauty and Terror on Mount Rainier
Written by Bruce Barcott


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $16.95

In The Measure of a Mountain, Seattle writer Bruce Barcott sets out to know Rainier. His method is exploratory, meandering, personal. He begins by encircling it, first by car then on foot. He finds that the mountain is a complex of moss-bearded hemlocks and old-growth firs, high meadows that blossom according... Read more >
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