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Triumphant First Ascent of the Matterhorn and its Strange and Tragic Aftermath. X-Library with stamps, numbers and pocket in back. Dust jacket has mylar cover over it, all good+. CR 1965, 221 pages with bibliography. Frontis is a black and white photo of the Matterhorn. Fate or coincidence brought three separate parties to Zermutt on the same summer day - each party intent on being the first to conquer the Matterhorn. An old story, told many times, has been updated from letters, diaries, from documents and reminiscences recently made available.
Title: The Day The Rope Broke.
Edition: Stated first american Edition
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World:
Binding: Hard Cover
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 002363
Keywords: Mountaineering, Climbing Mountains, outdoor Recreation, Matterhorn