The Resource High peaks : a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene, Tim Rowland, (ebook)

High peaks : a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene, Tim Rowland, (ebook)

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High peaks : a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene
Title
High peaks
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a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene
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Tim Rowland
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eng
Summary
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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Midwest
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1960-
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Rowland, Tim
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796.5109747/5
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Hiking
  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
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adult
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High peaks : a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene, Tim Rowland, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781625843760
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11509035
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remote
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11509035
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MWT11509035
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
High peaks : a history of hiking the Adirondacks from Noah to neoprene, Tim Rowland, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781625843760
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11509035
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11509035
System control number
MWT11509035
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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