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Título: ICE FALL IN NORWAY
Editorial: Hodder & Stoughton, London
Año de publicación: 1972
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Ilustrador: Black & White Photographs
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Very Good
Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author
Edición: First Edition.
Dust jacket has small nick at the top of spine edge, otherwise without flaw. Signed "Ranulph Finnes" on title page. End page maps. Illustrated throughout with glosy black-and-white photographs. In the autumn 1970 Ranulph Fiennes led an extraordinary expedition to the Jostedals glacier in Norway. He and his companions parachuted down on to the dangerous ice surface, their purpose being to survey the glacier and estimate its rate of movement since the last survey, also to collect specimens of the minuscule forms of life which survive in this environment. Their research completed they had to climb down a sheer icefall and cross a raging river in dreadful weather. It was a tough and dangerous journey, and its telling is full of excitment. Size: 5.5 x 9 " 160 Pgs. N° de ref. de la librería 25919
Sinopsis: In the autumn of 1970 Ranulph Fiennes led an expedition to the Jostedals Glacier in Norway. He and his companions parachuted down onto the dangerous ice surface, their purpose being to survey the glacier and estimate its rate of movement since the last survey, and also to collect specimens of the miniscule forms of life which survive in that bleak environment. Having completed their research programme in dreadful weather, they had to climb down a sheer icefall, and then negotiate a river full of rocks and rapids in rubber dinghies which they were testing. This is Fiennes's story of the expedition.
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