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Mountains and Man


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A Study of Process and Environment

By Larry Price,   With a Foreword by Jack D. Ives

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Published by University of California Press, 1981, 1st US Edition, D/w, Nr. Fine.   A substantial academic text by Professor Larry Price which explores the complex processes and features of mountain environments: glaciers, snow and avalanches, landforms, weather and climate, vegetation, soils and wildlife. It also covers man’s attitudes to mountains over time, settlements and human impact on mountain environments.  Well illustrated with black-and-white photographs and includes a wide-ranging 50 page bibliography.


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Weight1.6 kg