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WALKER, Wickliffe W. Courting the Diamond Sow : A Whitewater Expedition on Tibet's Forbidden River. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, Adventure Press, (September 2000). Pp. -252,(4), + 8 p. pf plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black and grey card covers. An account of the author's 1998 kayaking expedition down Tibet's Tsangpo River. "The Tsangpo plunges headlong from lofty Tibet to the Indian plains 9,000 feet below, slashing its way through the deepest canyon on Earth. Shrouded n mystery since Westernexplorers first reached the region a century and a half ago, this magnific ent series of Himalayan gorges has been called the Everest of the whitewater world." - from the rear cover. Small corner crease to front cover, else very good. 12.50
Title: Courting the Diamond Sow : A Whitewater Expedition on Tibet's Forbidden River. pbk.
Publisher: National Geographic Society / Adventure Press, Washington, DC, 2000, ISBN:0792264215:
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