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The Guinness Book of Mountains and Mountaineering


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Facts and Feats

By Edward Pyatt

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Published by Guinness Superlatives Ltd, London, 1980, 1st UK Edition, D/w, Nr. Fine.   Fascinating collection of mountaineering facts, figures and trivia.  Following a useful introduction to Mountains and Mountaineering, chapters cover Europe, The Alps, Africa, Asia, Himalaya and Karakoram, Australasia, North America, Central & South America, Polar Regions, followed by a Mountain Calendar (significant events each day of the year) and highest mountains in each country. Illustrated and line maps.  Edward Pyatt (1916-1985) was an Alpine Club member and Editor of the Alpine Journal.

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