By Mark Hampton
A iteration in the past Jack O’Connor, “dean of out of doors writers,” taught us that mountain looking was once a distinct pursuit, a kind of searching that took us to the excessive, wild locations looking for a few of the world’s most lovely and elusive video game. this day Mark Hampton follows his educating and takes us to new heights in pursuit of untamed sheep and goats amidst the world’s maximum mountains and most opulent surroundings. you are going to shuttle with him to the world’s mythical levels: Hindu Kush, Himalayas, Caucasus, Alps, Tien Shan, Altai, and more…from the burning pink Sea Hills of Sudan to the precipitous Southern Alps of latest Zealand…and in fact to our personal Rocky Mountains, Cassiars, Alaska variety, and the cruel barren region mountains of the yank Southwest.
Mark Hampton, profession educator, former Missouri kingdom consultant, All-American trapshooter, longtime searching consultant, and mythical handgun hunter, takes you alongside on what developed as his maximum ardour: High-country attempting to find the wild sheep and goats of the realm. From the diminutive chamois to the strong argali, from barren region bighorn to Rocky Mountain goat, you'll suppose your lungs burn as you climb the excessive ridges and believe your center race as you are making the ultimate stalk. hooked on Altitude will earn its position within the annals of looking literature…and will validate for a brand new iteration the precise feeling of mountaineering the heights for the nice video game to be found.
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Addicted to Altitude: Confessions of a Mountain Hunter by Mark Hampton