Big walls: breakthroughs on the free-climbing frontier

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[1997]
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Free-climbing is a mountaineering style in which climbers use only their hands and feet without pitons, rope ladders, or other devices. BIG WALLS is an intimate view into a world of extraordinary high adventure, in which fiercely driven men and women scale the tallest, sheerest, most impossibly perfect rock faces on the planet. 93 color photos. 3 bandw photos. 4 maps.
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title_displayBig walls : breakthroughs on the free-climbing frontier
title_fullBig walls : breakthroughs on the free-climbing frontier / Paul Piana ; photographs by Galen Rowell, Bill Hatcher, Beth Wald ; forewords by Royal Robbins
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