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I got frightened away from Judaism at age 14 after reading the story of Abraham and Isaac: God orders Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac. I sat in my car, shift on neutral, as the wash moved the car through various contraptions. So, for example, for a seven-day trek you would reach the Uhuru Peak at dawn on the sixth day. He is also an accomplished rock and ice climber and is always looking for new and exciting venues. Do your homework before setting out to avoid disappointment.

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Publisher: Mountaineers Books (October 1994)

ISBN: 089886402X

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