Mountains of the Mind: A History of a Fascination

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Mountains of the Mind: a History of a Fascination - Macfarlane, Robert

Why do so many feel compelled to risk their lives climbing mountains? During the climbing season, one person a day dies in the Alps, and more people die climbing in this season in Scotland than they do on the roads. "Mountains of the Mind" pursues a fascinating investigation into our emotional and imaginative responses to mountains, and how these ...

Mountains of the Mind: a History of a Fascination 2008, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781847080394

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Mountains of the Mind: A History of a Fascination 2004, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862076549

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