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It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. Be willing to take whatever advice the trained climber has to offer. While many continue to make their living by farming and herding, younger and nimble Sherpas serve as guides, accompanying climbers on their journey. All in all, at EverestGear we believe, as the Swedish do: �There�s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes!� When not in use, the bag is zipped up and has the weather cover pulled up, thereby providing as much protection as possible.

Pages: 192

Publisher: David & Charles; 2nd edition (October 28, 2011)

ISBN: 1446300978

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