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Demise on Mount Washington: Tales of Accidents and Foolhardiness on the Northeast’s Highest Peak (Non-Fiction)

Worth: (as of – Particulars) On Mount Washington, it’s lack of preparation, not the mountain, that kills. The climate is extremely changeable with wind gusts of 140 mph and -35 diploma temps. Then there are the avalanches and icefalls. Mix this with inexperienced hikers in t-shirts and flip flops and issues can get ugly quick.Demise…

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