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The Resource White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas, Robert Twigger

White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas, Robert Twigger

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White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas
Title
White mountain
Title remainder
a cultural adventure through the Himalayas
Statement of responsibility
Robert Twigger
Title variation
Cultural adventure through the Himalayas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Home to mythical kingdoms, battles and expeditions, and magical beasts, the Himalayas have always loomed tall in our imaginations. Twigger takes a journey through the history of the world's greatest mountain range, and explores them as a central hub of the world's religion, as well as a climber's challenge and a traveler's dream
Summary
A sweeping biography of the Himalayas by the acclaimed author of Angry White Pyjamas
Writing style
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10599427
Cataloging source
JAI
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1964-
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Twigger, Robert
Dewey number
954.96
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS485.H6
LC item number
T85 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Mountaineers
  • HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Mountaineering
  • TRAVEL / Special Interest / Adventure
  • Manners and customs
  • Mountaineers
  • Travel
  • Wars
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
Target audience
adult
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a cultural adventure through the Himalayas
Label
White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas, Robert Twigger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-445) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demons -- Pundits -- 1904 -- Going higher -- Nagas
Control code
on1004393457
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
458 pages
Isbn
9781681775357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1004393457
Label
White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas, Robert Twigger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-445) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demons -- Pundits -- 1904 -- Going higher -- Nagas
Control code
on1004393457
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
458 pages
Isbn
9781681775357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1004393457

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