High Odyssey by Gene Rose

August 10, 2014 10:23 am Published by Leave your thoughts

$20.00

“The true story of Orland Bartholomew’s Mt. Whitney – Yosemite expedition- one of America’s great mountaineering adventures.”–from the bottom of the front jacket.

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“The true story of Orland Bartholomew’s Mt. Whitney – Yosemite expedition- one of America’s great mountaineering adventures.”–from the bottom of the front jacket. As reviewed on Amazon; “Anyone who loves mountains, and especially the Sierra Nevada, will find this a great addition to the library. It documents the little known winter solo ski trip over the entire John Muir trail, from Mt. Whitney to Yosemite, by Orland Bartholemew in 1928-29. The author expertly crafts the story from old notes and a diary, and has included amazing photographs that were taken by Bartholomew using an old Kodak. This is not a big expensive book, and would make a fine gift, particularly suitable for young adults. But you will want a copy for yourself. The book is a mountaineering High Sierra classic!

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Weight1 lbs
Dimensions8 × 6 × 2 in

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