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Rocks and Hard Places: A South African's Journey to the Highest Mountain on Every Continent

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Alex Harris

240 pages, 50 col photos, 50 b/w photos

New Holland Publishers

Hardback | Apr 2004 | #149527 | ISBN: 1868728714
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Alex Harris's first-hand narrative of his attempt to reach the Seven Summits - the highest point of each of the seven continents. It is a journey, punctuated by personal triumphs and bitter disappointments, that takes him from the sticky tropical temperatures of Irian Jaya to the biting, sub zero temperatures of Mount Everest.

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