Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: BK2022-7892
BREAKING TRAIL: A CLIMBING LIFE Arlene Blum 2005 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Arlene Blum
By Blum, Arlene
Price: $19.99

List Price: $27.50
You Save $7.51 (27%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

2005, 1st edition. 313 pp, many photos. Hardcover, Dust Jacket, New.

SIGNED by Arlene Blum

'This splendid book is much more than just a 'climbing life.' Arlene Blum has the courage -- and the literary skill -- to aim for new heights. Few such autobiographies have mentioned the fragile relationships that exist among high-level mountaineers, including the sexual conflicts that arise when young women and men get together in the wild. On yet another level, Blum delves into her early life to try to discover what led her to become a first-rate scientist and a pathbreaking mountaineer.'

-- Steve Roper, author of Camp 4: Recollections of a Yosemite Rockclimber and other climbing books.

'Breaking Trail is an inspiring and affecting story of struggle and triumph. It is fluent and highly readable and keeps you turning the pages until the very end.'-- Peter Gillman, co-author of The Wildest Dream: The Biography of George Mallory


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE 1979 March American Women Climb Annapurna by Arlene Blum
By: Blum, Arlene. National Geographic Magazine
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # NG0379
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MIRRORS IN THE CLIFFS Jim Perrin 1983 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine to Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Perrin, Jim (Editor) with Cartoons by Sheridan Anderson
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $26.01 (87%)
- Item # OP1178A-6894
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FALLEN GIANTS: A HISTORY OF HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINEERING FROM THE AGE OF EMPIRE TO THE AGE OF EXTREMES Maurice Isserman 2008 1st edition New DJ Multiple copies available
By: Isserman, Maurice & Stewart Weaver
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $39.95, You Save $37.96 (95%)
- Item # BK2324-679
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ULTIMATE JOURNEY: CANADA TO MEXICO DOWN THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE Eric and Tim Ryback 1973 1st ed Hardcover DJ/No DJ Near Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Ryback, Eric and Tim
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $7.01 (70%)
- Item # OP3882-7933
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ONE MORE STEP AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY M.S. Kohli 2005, 1st ed Hardcover
By: Kohli, M.S.
Price $29.95
- Item # BK2023
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN RESCUE CHAMONIX MONT BLANC. Sauvy 2005
By: Sauvy, Anne
Price $34.95
- Item # BK2054
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SOLOMONS OF THE SIERRA: THE PIONEER OF THE JOHN MUIR TRAIL Shirley Sargent 1990 Paperback Fine
By: Sargent, Shirley
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $25.01 (83%)
- Item # OP3893-793
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EUGEN GUIDO LAMMER DURST NACH TODESGEFAHR [THIRST FOR DEADLY DANGER] SIGNED by Reinhold Messner. 2005 1st edition Hardcover
By: Messner, Reinhold and Horst Hofler
Price $15.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $60.00 (80%)
- Item # BK2057-1220
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST THE WEST RIDGE Tom Hornbein 2005 Paperback 2 Copies Available
By: Hornbein, Tom
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $14.95 (75%)
- Item # BK679D-6112
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HOOKER AND BROWN: A NOVEL 2009 New paperback SIGNED by Jerry Auld 2 Copies Available
By: Auld, Jerry
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $10.00 (50%)
- Item # BK2443-7882
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE 1979 March American Women Climb Annapurna by Arlene Blum
By: Blum, Arlene. National Geographic Magazine
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # NG0379
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OFF THE BEATEN TRACK. Woolsey, Elizabeth D. 1984 1st ed DJ New
By: Woolsey, Elizabeth D.
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $25.01 (71%)
- Item # OP1637A-378
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MARTIN MORAN: HIGHER GROUND: A MOUNTAIN GUIDE'S LIFE Martin Martin 2014 1st UK ed.
By: Moran, Martin
Price $14.95 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $15.00 (50%)
- Item # BK7557-111
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BEYOND LIMITS A LIFE THROUGH CLIMBING Steve McClure 2014 1st UK ed DJ New
By: McClure, Steve
Price $34.95 ~ Regular $44.95, You Save $10.00 (22%)
- Item # BK40199-1212
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
I COME FROM THE STONE AGE Heinrich Harrer 1964 1st UK edition DJ 5 copies available
By: Harrer, Heinrich.
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $30.01 (75%)
- Item # OP112B-793
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVERYTHING THAT MATTERS: REMEMBERING ROCK CLIMBING 2004 1st ed New Paperback Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by Pat Ament
By: Ament, Pat
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $14.96 (75%)
- Item # BK1990-7887
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
VOICE OF THE HILLS: THE STORY OF BEN HUMBLE, M.B.E. Humble 1995 1st ed Hardcovder DJ New 3 Copies Available
By: Humble, Roy
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $20.05 (67%)
- Item # BK707-6113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STONES OF SILENCE: JOURNEYS IN THE HIMALAYAS Schaller 1980 1st ed or 2nd Printing Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Schaller, George
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP431B-6863
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TALES FROM THE STEEP 1993 1st edition SIGNED by John Long
By: Long, John.
Price $15.00 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $10.00 (40%)
- Item # BK907
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
JOHN G. PATON MISSIONARY TO THE NEW HEBRIDES: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY John G. Paton 1890 2nd Part VG
By: Paton, John G. edited by James Paton
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $25.01 (83%)
- Item # OP3816-689
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST 1933. Hugh Ruttledge 1934 1st UK Edition With Scarce chipped Dust Jacket
By: Ruttledge, Hugh.
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $300.00 (67%)
- Item # OP363A
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart