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High Peaks : A History of Hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to Neoprene
by Tim Rowland


Overview - The unique geological history of the Adirondacks can be found in a pebble. So discovers humorist and outdoorsman Tim Rowland as he chronicles the evolution of hiking in the howling wilderness of the High Peaks. From nineteenth-century guides random scoots to Melville Dewey s Adirondaks Loj to today s technologically enhanced weekenders, Rowland, who has climbed the forty-six himself, incorporates personal anecdotes and laugh-out-loud wit to capture the appeal and beauty of this beloved region, all the while reminding us of the importance of keeping these stunning mountains, and their attendant neat rocks, Forever Wild.  Read more...

 
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Overview
The unique geological history of the Adirondacks can be found in a pebble. So discovers humorist and outdoorsman Tim Rowland as he chronicles the evolution of hiking in the howling wilderness of the High Peaks. From nineteenth-century guides random scoots to Melville Dewey s Adirondaks Loj to today s technologically enhanced weekenders, Rowland, who has climbed the forty-six himself, incorporates personal anecdotes and laugh-out-loud wit to capture the appeal and beauty of this beloved region, all the while reminding us of the importance of keeping these stunning mountains, and their attendant neat rocks, Forever Wild. "

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781596295414
  • ISBN-10: 1596295414
  • Publisher: History Press
  • Publish Date: September 2008
  • Page Count: 128
  • Dimensions: 9.95 x 7.01 x 0.41 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.64 pounds


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Books > History > United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic
Books > Sports & Recreation > Mountaineering
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