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Title:
A short walk in the Hindu Kush
Author:
Newby, Eric, 1919-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Melbourne, [Vic.] ; Oakland [Calif.] : Lonely Planet, 1998.

©1958
Physical Description:
255 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780864426048
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library DS374.H5 N47 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Eric Newby was a complete novice at mountaineering when a friend persuaded him to quit his job and head for the Hindu Kush in 1956. Their journey took them from London to the wilds of Afghanistan in what has become a travel literature classic.


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