Roberts, David (ed): Points Unknown: A Century of Great Exploration
Book Number: TRA29
W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. New York, USA 2000 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1115gms, 608 pages. From Robert Falcon-Scott's final journey entry to Jon Krakauer's daring solo climb of the Devils Thumb to Tom Wolfe's brilliant portrayal of Chuck Yaeger shattering the sound barrier, David Roberts and the editors of Outside magazine have gathered the most enduring adventure literature of the century into one heart-stopping volume. Book is in very good condition with very mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.