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The Quotable Climber (Quotable)

by Jonathan Waterman

  • 220 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climbing & mountaineering,
  • Dictionaries of quotations,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Reference,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Quotations,
  • Sports & Recreation / General,
  • Climbing,
  • Mountain climbing,
  • Rock climbing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8818706M
    ISBN 101585745421
    ISBN 109781585745425

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