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Roof of the Rockies

A History of Colorado Mountaineering

by William M. Bueler

  • 105 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Colorado Mountain Club Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Sports,
  • Mountaineering,
  • United States - Mountain - Colorado,
  • Climbing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8555835M
    ISBN 100967146615
    ISBN 109780967146614
    OCLC/WorldCa45177821

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First published inOn the Roof of the Rockies details the amazing efforts undertaken by Lewis Freeman and Byron Harmon to scientifically explore and comprehensively photograph during their day, mile journey the most stunning regions of the Canadian Rockies and Columbia Mountains.

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In his Roof of the Rockies, Lewis Freeman describes this “land of tall peaks and glacier choked valleys”— illustrated with 63 photographs by Freeman and Byron Harmon.

A signed copy in near-fine condition, spine slightly sunned. Raising the Roof of the Rockies. A Geologic History of the Mountains and of the Ice Age in Rocky Mountain National Park: A Time in Question There is as yet no record of what happened in Rocky Mountain National Park from the end of the Bull Lake Glaciation to the beginning of the last glaciation.

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