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The measure of a mountain

beauty and terror on Mount Rainier

by Bruce Barcott

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Sasquatch Books in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rainier, Mount (Wash.)
    • Subjects:
    • Barcott, Bruce, 1966- -- Travel -- Washington (State) -- Rainier, Mount.,
    • Rainier, Mount (Wash.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBruce Barcott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF897.R2 B23 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL675826M
      ISBN 101570610746
      LC Control Number97022029

      The mountain is out --Start walking --Pressing through cloud --Company --The only sensible and suitable name --Aerial plankton --Grind the mountain's shattered bones --Volcano --Marmota --Mountain dreams --Fischer --Cliffhangers --Camp muir --That hell-tainted air --Meadow stomping --We go to the mountain --The constant presence of God --Naught. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, map ; 21 cm: Contents: The mountain is out --Start walking --Pressing through cloud --Company --The only sensible and suitable name --Aerial plankton --Grind the mountain's shattered bones --Volcano --Marmota --Mountain dreams --Fischer --Cliffhangers --Camp Muir --That hell-tainted air --Meadow. Rev - And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and shewed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God, Rev - And he that talked with me had a golden reed to measure the city, and the gates thereof, and the wall thereof.


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