HIGH ODYSSEY The First Solo Winter Assault of Mt. Whitney and the Muir Trail Area
ROSE, Eugene A.
Berkeley Howell-North Books 1974 160 pages. First edition. Illustrated dust jacket. Cloth. Octavo. Illustrated from black and white photographs taken by Orland Bartholomew. Map endpapers. Index. The amazing story of hydrographer Orlando "Bart" Bartholomew (1899-1957), who traversed the Sierra alone in winter on skiis, in 1928-9. Drawing mostly from Bartholomew's own diary and photographs, author Rose calls the 14-week feat, "...the longest, most daring trek in the history of American mountaineering.". A Fine copy in a Fine dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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