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5 edition of Big walls found in the catalog.

Big walls

breakthroughs on the free-climbing frontier

by Paul Piana

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club Books in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Piana, Paul.,
    • Free climbing.,
    • Mountaineers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Piana ; photographs by Galen Rowell, Bill Hatcher, Beth Wald ; foreword by Royal Robbins.
      LC ClassificationsGV200.25 .P53 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 190 p. :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL661942M
      ISBN 100871569604
      LC Control Number97007405

      Jeannette Walls is riding in a taxi in contemporary New York City, on her way to an event, when she looks out the window and sees her mother digging through trash. Although Mom has been homeless for years, Jeannette feels a sudden sense of shame and gloom about Mom's life and begins to reflect on her childhood and how Mom and Dad's choices.

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