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A6: A5 climbing with belay anchors that won�t hold a fall either. All mountain ranges, from the Alps to the Himalaya, are represented. Not all rocks and slopes can provide the optimum setting for the rock climber. In the image to the right, note the lone hiker nearing the summit, as he traverses one of the steeper sections of the road. The Triffin dilemma is echoed in contemporary worries about the rich world's public debts and its currencies. Since most climbing expeditions span several days (or weeks for the most extreme ones), and mountains usually don’t come pre-equipped with power outlets in campsites, one has to be careful and plan ahead.

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Publisher: Scottish Mountaineering Trust (1986)


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