Continental divide : a history of American mountaineering
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New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016].
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First edition.
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x, 436 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Lamb Branch - ADULT
796.52 I
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English
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9780393068504

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-418) and index.
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In Continental Divide, Maurice Isserman tells the history of American mountaineering through four centuries of landmark climbs and first ascents. Mountains were originally seen as obstacles to civilization; over time they came to be viewed as places of redemption and renewal. The White Mountains stirred the transcendentalists; the Rockies and Sierras pulled explorers westward toward Manifest Destiny; Yosemite inspired the early environmental conservationists....
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APA Citation (style guide)

Isserman, M. (2016). Continental divide: a history of American mountaineering. First edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Isserman, Maurice. 2016. Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

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Isserman, Maurice, Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

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Isserman, Maurice. Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering. First edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2016. Print.

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