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The snow leopard / Peter Matthiessen.

Book Book
  • ISBN: 0140255087 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780140255089 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 338 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1996.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Text to Phone Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
MWCC LaChance Library QH193.H5 M37 1996 (Text) 37945002727058 Circulating Collection Available -
Northampton Forbes Library G691.M433s 1996 (Text) A17015382165 Mezzanine Available -


General Note: Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1978.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-330) and index.
Formatted Contents: Westward -- Northward -- At Crystal mountain -- Way home.
Summary or Annotation: When Matthiessen went to Nepal to study the Himalayan blue sheep and , possibly, to glimpse the rare and beautiful snow leopard, he undertook his five-week trek as winter snows were sweeping into the high passes. This is a radiant and deeply moving account of a "true pilgrimage, a journey of the heart".
Subject: Natural history > Himalaya Mountains.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Biologists > United States > Biography.
Himalaya Mountains > Description and travel.
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