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THE INFLUENCE OF MOUNTAINS UPON THE DELVELOPMENT OF HUMAN INTELLIGENCE Geoffrey Winthrop Young 1957 Softcover Pamphlet Fine
By Young, Geoffrey Winthrop
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Glasgow, Jackson, Son & Co., 1957. 30 pp. Softcover pamphlet. Fine.

Presentation pamphlet from the seventeenth W.P. Ker Memorial Lecture delivered in the University of Glasgow on the 2nd of May, 1956 by Geoffrey Winthrop Young.
 
This essay comes not as a direct result of a particular climb, but as the result of a life spent in the mountains actively pursuing their physical and spiritual rewards. This coupled with outstanding scholarly pursuits enables G. W. Young to understand more fully than most, what mountains and
mountaineering contribute to the physical and spiritual evolution of man. - L. Mikel Vause


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