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Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering

Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering

Maurice Isserman

ISBN: 978-0-393-06850-4

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352 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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In Continental Divide, a Banff Prize-winner tells the history of American mountaineering through four centuries of landmark climbs and first ascents. Maurice Isserman traces the evolving social, cultural and political roles mountains played in shaping the country.