Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life [SIGNED]. Arlene Blum, Chris Bonington, Introduction.

Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life [SIGNED]

New York: Scribner, 2005.

First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine dust jacket. First printing. 313 pp, illustrated. An as-new copy signed by Blum under her name on the title page. A pioneer in women's mountaineering, Blum led the first female teams on successful ascents of Mt. McKinley and Annapurna. Her biography chronicles her early life--particularly how her Chicago childhood fueled her need to climb--and traces the evolution of her career as a climber. Publisher's postcard promoting the book is laid in.

Signed by Author(s).

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