(Escape from LucaniaAn Epic Story of Survival) PDF DOWNLOAD ´ David Roberts
Again really enjoyed this book I love reading about people *Being Pushed To The Extreme And Overcoming Similar To Following to the extreme and overcoming Similar to following perseverance is such an important part finishing strong in this life Knowing Washburn Bates and Roberts and living in Alaska for "nearly 30 years this book had a special meaning for me It s a wonderful adventure story of "30 years this book had a special meaning for me It s a wonderful adventure story of relationships from memories over 70 years old It could have ended differently But it did not They could have been included in the list of explorers who did not survive their bodies never found But they were not Thus we can share the audacity in exploring unknown In 1937 Mount Lucania was the highest unclimbed peak in North America Located deep within the Saint Elias mountain range which straddles the border of Alaska and the. Erritory revel in setting up a camp on Shangri la despair in delays detours and unrecovering food stashes celebrate in reaching the summit and overcoming the oddsThere is some technical terminology used that is what is for Another mountaineering classic of American Mountaineer lore The story Bradford Washburn and RobertBobBates climb of Mt in the St Elias Range on the Alaskan Yukon border At the time it was the highest unclimbed mountain in North America The trip starts with near disaster and the two men struggle to survive for the next weeks as they try to summit the mountain and then escape from. Yukon and surrounded by glacial peaks Lucania was all but inaccessible The leader of one failed expedition deemed it impregnable But in that year a pair of daring ,
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The Yukon Wilderness with no supplies before they starve or are killed This is an excellent book and is enjoyable for even those with no mountaineering interest An absolutely epic account and masterfully told by the inimitable David Roberts When two of the foremost American mountaineers Bradford Washburn and Robert Bates set out for an attempt on one of Alaska s last great problems Mount Lucania they knew what they were in for Unforgivingly cold temperatures miserable carries "back and forth difficult climbing scant provisions and an epic bushwhack out to "and forth difficult climbing scant provisions and an epic bushwhack out to Their tale is a classic one that deserves to be read. *Oung Climbers Would Attempt A First Ascent *climbers would attempt a first ascent knowing that their uest would turn into a perilous struggle for survival Escape from Lucania is their remarkable story.