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By Christopher Nicholson

Shortlisted for the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature 2017.

a gorgeous e-book approximately love and loss, fragility and likelihood, the extensive international and the close to international . . . choked with extreme gentle and color, awesome glimpses, relocating insights and sophisticated humour.' Richard Kerridge, writer of Cold Blood

because the summer season attracts to an in depth, a number of snowbeds - a few as tremendous as icebergs - live on within the Scottish Highlands. Christopher Nicholson's Among the summer season Snows is either a party of those nice, icy relics and an intensely own meditation on their value. A booklet to thrill all these attracted to mountains and snow, packed with shiny description and anecdote, it explores the meanings of nature, attractiveness and mortality within the twenty-first century.

'This ravishingly wonderful e-book is ready thought-snow, summer season snow, flight, falling, stillness, reminiscence, loss, mountains, Time, loss of life, survival and every little thing in among. it's an excessive scrutiny of minute worlds, a roaming gaze into the vastness of house, intimate, introspective and questioning.' Keggie Carew, writer of Dadland

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