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WITH FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES: AN ANATOMY OF THOSE WHO TAKE TO THE HILLS Malcolm Slesser 2004 1st UK edition Hardcover DJ
By Slesser, Malcolm, Foreword by Hamish McInnes
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UK, 2004, 1st UK edition. 256 pp, color photos. Hardcover, DJ, Fine.

The joys, the risks and the motivations of mountain climbing are at the heart of Malcolm Slesser's book. This autobiographical account spans 64 years of mountain exploration in every continent, during which both attitudes and technology have undergone vast changes. It is a story of the joy of discovery shared with friends in high places. 

Malcolm Slesser is a survivor and has many tales to tell. In With Friends in High Places he explores situations such as the ill-fated Pamir expedition of 1962, Greenland, Yerupaja, Pik Communism, Scotland, and unusual environments, including the Arctic and the Tropics, that he has experienced throughout his decades of mountaineering and exploring around the globe. 


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