One Man's Mountains by Tom Patey

This book is a collection of essays and poems reflecting on the adventures and experiences of a renowned Scottish mountaineer. The author shares his passion for climbing and the outdoors, recounting his daring escapades in the Scottish Highlands, the Alps, and the Himalayas. The book also includes his introspective thoughts on the philosophy of mountaineering, the risks and rewards of the sport, and his personal triumphs and tragedies.

The 8727th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 33

Since this book was first published in 1971, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 33.0.

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