The Sunlit Summit

The Life of W.H. Murray

Robin Lloyd-Jones

W. H. Murray (1913 - 1996) was one of Scotland's foremost climbers before World War II, putting up many new routes in mountains that were still being discovered in terms of sport. He saw active service in the war and spent several years as a prisoner
Date Published :
March 2015
Publisher :
Sandstone Press
Language:
English
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781910124185
Pages : 384
Stock Status : In stock
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$20.00

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W. H. Murray (1913 - 1996) was one of Scotland's foremost climbers before World War II, putting up many new routes in mountains that were still being discovered in terms of sport. He saw active service in the war and spent several years as a prisoner of war. In later years he explored the Himalayas, continued writing about the outdoors, especially in Scotland, and became a published novelist and a leading conservationist. Robin Lloyd-Jones's biography was recognized in 2013 by the Saltire Society as its Research Book of the Year.

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