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Over the Himalaya

Koichiro Ohmori

Over the Himalaya

by Koichiro Ohmori

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Diadem Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKoichiro Ohmori.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17271545M
ISBN 100906371155
OCLC/WorldCa38234057

  Read Book PDF Online Here: ?book=[PDF Download] Over the Himalaya [Download] Online Download PDF E-Book Now.   Over the Himalaya by Koichiro Ohmori, , Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X.5/5(1).

  Maurice Isserman and Stewart Weaver’s authoritative history of Himalayan mountaineering, Fallen Giants, starts right at the beginning, 45 million years ago, with the collision of tectonic plates that threw up what the authors call “the greatest geophysical feature of the earth.” The Andes are the longest of the planet’s mountain chains, but the Himalaya and [ ]. The Himalayas, or Himalaya (/ ˌ h ɪ m ə ˈ l eɪ ə, h ɪ ˈ m ɑː l ə j ə /), (Sanskrit: himá (हिम, "snow") and ā-laya (आलय, "receptacle, dwelling")), is a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan range has many of Earth's highest peaks, including the highest, Mount Everest (Nepal/China).The Himalayas include over Coordinates: 27°59′N 86°55′E / .

over, besides beingnumerous, thepeaksoftheNepalHimalaya areoutstandingly high. Apart fromEverest andKangchen-junga andtheir two 7, ites, there aresixpeaks over26, ft., fourteen over 5,ft., andahostofwhat might becalled slightly stunted giants of0,OOO ft. andup wards, which cannot beenumerated because theyarenotall shown. This book collects the broad range of data that’s been gathered on the Himalayas over the past 50 years, providing a comprehensive analysis and interpretation on the available data that brings the scientific community a better understanding of the geological diversity and structure of the Himalayan belt, along with new techniques that have.


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