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GOING HIGHER: THE STORY OF MAN AND ALTITUDE 1983 Softcover Fine INSCRIBED by Charles Houston
By Houston, Charles
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Vermont, 1983, 1st edition. 273 pp, b/w and color photos and diagrams, glossary, index, appendices. (Revised, enlarged, and updated version of Going High, published in 1980.) Used softcover. Fine.

INSCRIBED on the half title page by Charles Houston: "To Drummond, without whom nothing! Charlie"

Cutting-edge information on how to prevent, diagnose, and treat altitude illness and hypoxia in everyday life. Interweaves fascinating research discoveries with dramatic first-person accounts. Authored by a celebrated mountaineer and physician who pioneered research in the field. 

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