This is the complete history of Chamonix's Compagnie des Guides, brought together for the first time in one book. The work chronicles the exploits and tragedies, great names, early travellers and the traditional working life of the guides. Previously unseen material provided by local families and five years research, Mario Colonel presents, in collaboration with the Compagnie des Guides, the remarkable and hitherto unknown history of a unique professional body. This book covers the whole history of mountaineering in the Mont Blanc Massif as well as that of Chamonix itself.
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Description du livre Mario Colonel Editions, 2009. Hardcover. État : Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. N° de réf. du libraire mon0000984942