Warnings Against Myself: Meditations on a Life in Climbing

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Warnings Against Myself: Meditations on a Life in Climbing

Warnings Against Myself Meditations on a Life in Climbing Personal essays detailing noteworthy climbing sites throughout the western United States infused with a few terrifying excursions to the Alps and a trip to the Bugaboos of western Canada Warnings Ag

  • Title: Warnings Against Myself: Meditations on a Life in Climbing
  • Author: David Stevenson
  • ISBN: 9781771601689
  • Page: 325
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Personal essays detailing noteworthy climbing sites throughout the western United States, infused with a few terrifying excursions to the Alps and a trip to the Bugaboos of western Canada, Warnings Against Myself opens up the beautiful, obsessive world of mountain climbing to climbers and non climbers alike.From his youthful second ascent of the north ridge of Mount KennedPersonal essays detailing noteworthy climbing sites throughout the western United States, infused with a few terrifying excursions to the Alps and a trip to the Bugaboos of western Canada, Warnings Against Myself opens up the beautiful, obsessive world of mountain climbing to climbers and non climbers alike.From his youthful second ascent of the north ridge of Mount Kennedy in the Yukon s Saint Elias Range, an in and out on skis for which he had not entirely learned how to ski, to a recent excursion across the Harding Icefield in the Kenai Mountains of the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska conceived under the influence of rain and whiskey, David Stevenson chronicles several decades of a life unified by a preoccupation with climbing.Stevenson describes climbing first hand, but also reflects on climbing in a beautiful way that draws in both literary references and engaging characterizations of well known climbers His changing viewpoint on his dangerous obsession as he ages, marries, and has children and then takes his son climbing give the book a strong shape, and the work as a whole adds a new and thoughtful perspective to the literature of climbing.

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