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The adventure gap

James Edward Mills

The adventure gap

changing the face of the outdoors

by James Edward Mills

  • 76 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Multiculturalism,
  • Mountaineering

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames Edward Mills, foreword boy Shelton Johnson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.19.S63 M55 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 pages
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26885718M
    ISBN 109781594858680, 9781594858697
    LC Control Number2014024047

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