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Tales from the Steep

John Long"s Favorite Climbing Literature

by John Long

  • 303 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by ICS Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hiking,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • Reference,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - Fiction,
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literary collections,
  • Mountaineering

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8390994M
    ISBN 100934802920
    ISBN 109780934802925
    OCLC/WorldCa27388711

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