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Conquest of the New Zealand Alps

Samuel Turner

Conquest of the New Zealand Alps

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Published by Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountains,
  • Mountaineering

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26984989M
    OCLC/WorldCa9104115


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The book measures mm tall x mm, and has pages, 44 b/w photos, 1 map, appendix, index. Author¿s climbs over 10 seasons in the New Zealand :// (T.

Fisher Unwin. 21s. net.)—Mr. Turner is not an engaging writer, but he is an enthusiastic and experienced climber, and his account of numerous expeditions to Mount Cook and other high mountains in New Zealand is well worth reading. The photographs are numerous and excellent.

Turner points out that Mount Cook, 12, feet high, is a mightier mountain than any of the Alps, if judged by /25/the-conquest-of-the-new-zealand-alps-by-samuel-tur.

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New Zealand first ascents including a new route on Mt Cook and Mt Tutuko. Narratives of climbs in the New Zealand Alps between and Many :// UK-born Conquest of the New Zealand Alps book trader Samuel Turner settled in New Zealand in at the age of Already a keen mountaineer he engaged in a determined 18 year period of climbing and exploration, claiming some very significant first ascents, many of which were in remote :// This is a five-part abridged reading of Freda’s own account of her climbing in the Southern Alps, focusing on her conquest of Mount Cook.

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