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An Ice Axe, a Camera, and a Jar of Peanut Butter
     

An Ice Axe, a Camera, and a Jar of Peanut Butter

by Ira Spring
 
For Ira Spring, adventuring anti-photography have always been inextricably intertwined. From early paddling trips with his family and his first camera (at age twelve), through almost seventy years of climbing and hiking, dozens of books, and a successful career as a photographer; Spring has been a role model for generations of climbers and conservationists. Heavily

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For Ira Spring, adventuring anti-photography have always been inextricably intertwined. From early paddling trips with his family and his first camera (at age twelve), through almost seventy years of climbing and hiking, dozens of books, and a successful career as a photographer; Spring has been a role model for generations of climbers and conservationists. Heavily illustrated with his masterful photographs, this autobiography follows Ira, his camera, his trusty ice axe, and his trademark peanut butter sandwiches on adventures throughout the world.

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Herald and News
Ira Spring's charming memoir is flecked with abundant good humor and written with an eye for the unusual_There's the stuff of a real-life Huckleberry Finn in his memoirs.— Klamath Falls, OR

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ISBN-13:
9780898866278
Publisher:
Mountaineers Books, The
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.57(w) x 10.93(h) x 0.91(d)

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