The Traveler: An American Odyssey in the Himalayas

Front Cover
Sierra Club Books, 1993 - Travel - 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.

What people are saying - Write a review

The traveler: an American odyssey in the Himalaya

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

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

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information