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Even the falling rocks conferred a benefit : markhor may dislodge stones as they walk and it was this clatter that sometimes made me aware that the goats were nearby . Most hoofed animals must forage some eight to twelve hours daily ...
I stopped walking , and the yaks passed me by , and the men . Pervez asked if anything was the matter . I replied that all was well , I was just admiring the scenery . Although the trip was not yet over , a feeling of having fulfilled ...
The guides and I walk to the crest of the plateau . As always the wind is with us , sometimes subdued , sometimes wildly panting as it comes across the maze of canyons and ridges . Bachhal borrows my binoculars and scans the terrain for ...
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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
Mountains in the Desert
Journey to Crystal Mountain
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