The Traveler: An American Odyssey in the Himalayas

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Sierra Club Books, 1993 - Himalaya Mountains Region - 102 pages
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

Contents

TASHI GONGMA
33
BIG MOUNTAINS HAPPY PEOPLE
59
BESIDE THE PERFUMED RIVER
89
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