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Storm and Starlight

#41 - (1954) By Gaston Rébuffat. Frenchman writer climbs the toughest north faces in the Alps.



My First Summer in the Sierra

My First Summer in the Sierra

#42 - (1911) By John Muir, founder of the Sierra Club, recounting his 1869 summer of discovery in the Sierra wilderness.



My Life as an Explorer

My Life as an Explorer

#43 - (1925) By Sven Hedin, who recounts his 1899 exploration of Central Asia.



Far Tortuga

Far Tortuga

#44- A classic tale on the islands south of the Florida Keys.



The Man Who Walked Through Time

The Man Who Walked Through Time

#45 - (1968) By Colin Fletcher. Hiking the 200-mile length of the Grand Canyon.



K2, the Savage Mountain

K2, the Savage Mountain

#46 - (1954) By Charles Houston and Robert Bates. A climbing adventure on the world's most difficult peak.



Gipsy Moth Circles the World

Gipsy Moth Circles the World

#47 - (1967) By Francis Chichester. Sailing around the world solo at 64..



Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Man-Eaters of Kumaon

#48 - Bring em back alive - sometimes, with Jim Corbett.



The Temple Tiger and More Man Eaters of Kumaon

The Temple Tiger and More Man Eaters of Kumaon

#49 - (1944) By Jim Corbett. the Indian-born Englishman tracks down man killing tigers.



Two in the Far North

Two in the Far North

#50 - (1950s) Written by the grand dame of adventure writers, Margaret Murie, and her life in Alaska.




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