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The great Himalayan passage

the story of an extraordinary adventure on the roof of the world

by Michel Peissel

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal,
  • Himalaya Mountains
    • Subjects:
    • Nepal -- Description and travel.,
    • Himalaya Mountains -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Michel Peissel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS493.53 .P45 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p., [16] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5182888M
      LC Control Number75000594

      Found at a local used book store. Great adventure story about travel in the Himalayas before jets and tour groups. Great information on people and cultures of the Himalayan region. Within a week of finding and reading the book I was watching Hitchcock's Rear Window the final seen is Grace Kelley lounging around reading this book/5(6). Himalayan Passage: Seven Months in the High Country of Tibet, Nepal, China, India, and Pakistan was published in by The Mountaineers Books. It tells the story of a seven-month journey around the Himalayas — from Lhasa, Tibet, to Rumtek, Sikkim — by me and my wife Wendy, and our friends Pat and Baiba Morrow.

      The Great Himalaya Trail was therefore conceived as a way of joining all the lesser-known routes together to increase awareness of these trails and bring tourism to the more remote parts of Nepal. The Nepal section of the Great Himalaya Trail was officially opened in and covers a staggering 1, kilometers – separated into ten sections. Download free eBooks of classic literature, books and novels at Planet eBook. Subscribe to our free eBooks blog and email newsletter. The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald. This book was published in Australia and is out of copyright there. Be sure to check the copyright laws for your country before downloading, reading or sharing this file.

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