The traveler: an American odyssey in the Himalayas

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Sierra Club Books, 1993 - Business & Economics - 102 pages
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This loving memorial to Swift is a moving photographic portrait of Himalayan life, a testimonial to a generation of trekkers and the questing spirit that motivated them. Hansen offers a sage perspective on Swift's adventuring career, placing it in the globe-shrinking change of the last 20 years. 56 color photos.

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Traveler Hansen ( Motoring with Mohammed , LJ 2/1/91) here pays tribute to another traveler, the late Hugh Swift. Swift is considered one of the great Himalayan trekkers, having covered an estimated ... Read full review

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BIG MOUNTAINS HAPPY PEOPLE
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A NOTE ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHS
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Eric Hansen lives in San Francisco, California.

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