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Contorted glaciers protruded from the canyons , and blocks of ice floated in the
river . It was a savage scene , superbly ... Once more the valley widened and in
the lee of a glacier were nine huts , the village of Pechus . In a mighty cataract the
I needed to survey the mountains along the Baltoro Glacier for wildlife , but with
the weather so awful , Pervez was not eager to accompany me . I went on alone .
Beyond Paiyu the trail led to the northern edge of the glacier , but from old ...
An old trail followed the edge of the valley , sometimes along the glacier , at other
times along the base of the mountain . And at all times it was a slow , tedious
route full of sand , rocky debris , and rotten snow . The peaks were entombed by ...
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I'd never heard of Schaller before but wanted to read it because it concern the same 1970s trip Peter Matthiessen was on when he wrote The Snow Leopard. Apparently Schaller was at the time considered ... Read full review
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