Mountain Adventures in the Various Countries of the World

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Mountains have always been fascinating as places of special adventure. This book. first published in 1869, collects true stories of real-life adventurers climbing the world's most famous and most challenging mountains, without modern equipment to support them. Read here about the fate of these adventurers, their successes and failures, challenges and - Summary by Carolin (8 hr 14 min)


Mont Blanc 20:00 Read by Gail Timmerman Vaughan
Mont Blanc 26:31 Read by Gail Timmerman Vaughan
The Finsteraarhorn 30:56 Read by Deborah Balm
The Peak of Morteratsch 10:52 Read by Deborah Balm
The Jungfrau 39:41 Read by Deborah Balm
The Galenstock 19:35 Read by Deborah Balm
The Matterhorn 19:41 Read by BettyB
The Pic du Midi of the Pyrenees 7:12 Read by BettyB
The Breche de Roland 18:07 Read by Caprifolium
Mont Perdu 27:29 Read by ToddHW
North Cape 15:26 Read by Kathrine Engan
The Brocken 14:38 Read by Availle
Parnassus 14:24 Read by BettyB
Mount Athos 6:45 Read by Leni
Mount Elburz in the Caucasus 9:16 Read by Phil Schempf
The Taurus Mountains of Cilicia 17:32 Read by BettyB
Mount Lebanon 21:06 Read by Kristine Bekere
Mount Ararat 12:14 Read by BettyB
Mount Sinai 15:20 Read by BettyB
Gungootree, the Sacred Source of the Ganges 14:45 Read by BettyB
Adam's Peak, Ceylon 12:29 Read by BettyB
Ascent of the Gunung-Talang, Sumatra 7:39 Read by BettyB
Peter Botte, Mauritius 18:29 Read by Kristine Bekere
The Peak of Teneriffe 15:13 Read by Phoebe Archbell
Discovery of an Ancient Volcano 12:54 Read by TriciaG
The Silla of Caracas 14:54 Read by TriciaG
Chimborazo 28:10 Read by mparker
Discovery of Peruvian Bark 11:17 Read by ToddHW
Animal Life in Mountain Regions 12:18 Read by BettyB