Mountaineering. Vol. 5 No. 8. Winter 1970

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Now, Whittaker has been called back to the mountain the Tibetans call Qomolangma--"goddess mother of the world." If not they take off a little more, until it is all gone. Please do keep me in mind for any further courses with other groups - you never know what I might be able to squeeze in around work and I would love to come back and do more. In addition to these three cragging areas, Leavenworth has developed into one of the best bouldering areas on the West Coast.

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Publisher: BMC; 1St Edition edition (January 1, 1970)

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