Saturday, March 25, 2017

The Call of Everest: The History, Science, and Future of the World’s Tallest Peak

February 26, 2017 by admin  
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The Call of Everest: The History, Science, and Future of the World’s Tallest Peak The Call Of Everest Gripping and sumptuous, this is the definitive book on the history, mystique, and science of Mount Everest, including how climate change is impacting the world’s tallest mountain.   In 1963, the American Mount Everest Expedition made mountaineering history. [...]

Fishing in Utopia: Sweden and the Future that Disappeared

November 16, 2016 by admin  
Filed under Fun-books-biographies

Fishing in Utopia: Sweden and the Future that Disappeared From the 1960s to the 1980s, Sweden was an affluent, egalitarian country envied around the world. Refugees were welcomed, even misfit young Englishmen could find a place there. Andrew Brown spent part of his childhood in Sweden during the 1960s. In the 1970s he married a [...]

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