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Karakoram

Fosco Maraini

Karakoram

the ascent of Gasherbrum IV

by Fosco Maraini

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as Gasherbrum 4 degrees, Leonardo da Vinci editrice, 1959.

Statementtranslated from the Italian by James Cadell.
The Physical Object
Pagination320p.,ill.,24cm
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17321920M

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OVERVIEW. Gasherbrum II Expedition takes you into the Heart of the Karakoram mountain range of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Gasherbrum II is the 13th highest mountain in the world at 8, metres above sea level. Gasherbrums I & II Mountains stand next to each other, they have the common base camp and the higher camps until camp II. Mountaineers have an option to attempt both Peaks by paying. Book Review: Karakoram by Steve Swenson. August 10th, by Tom Valis | Posted in Profiles. Exhausted mentally and physically, Steve Swenson and his two partners, are greeted on the Choktoi Glacier by Rasool and Ali, their longstanding expedition managers and guides.

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