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Tales of a western mountaineer

C. E. Rusk

Tales of a western mountaineer

a record of mountain experiences on the Pacific Coast

by C. E. Rusk

  • 297 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountaineers,
  • Description and travel,
  • Biography,
  • Mountaineering

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C.E. Rusk
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 309 p., [31] leaves of plates
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26902969M
    OCLC/WorldCa1001898299

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