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HOME IS WHERE THE MOUNTAINS ARE: THE REMARKABLE LIFE OF SHARON WOOD Lynn Martel 2004 1st ed Paperback Fine
By Martel, Lynn
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Canada, Alpine Club of Canada, 2004, 1st edition. 24 pages, b/w photos. Magazine size paperback. Fine.

Sharon Wood is best known as the first female from the Americas to climb Mount Everest. In mountaineering Sharon Wood found a pursuit equal to her intensity and emotional courage. In coming to terms with the nature of peaks, Sharon discovered others who were not afraid to put their lives on the line in exchange for a glimpse of their deeper selves.
 
She also found she possessed the ability to solve ever more complex and demanding climbing problems. While engaging in the most intense forms of inward and outward exploration, Sharon Wood and her climbing partners shaped an entire generation of Canadian alpinism. Home is Where the Mountains Are is their story. 

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