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By Christopher Nicholson

Shortlisted for the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature 2017.

a stunning booklet approximately love and loss, fragility and probability, the vast global and the close to global . . . packed with severe mild and color, notable glimpses, relocating insights and sophisticated humour.' Richard Kerridge, writer of Cold Blood

because the summer time attracts to a detailed, a number of snowbeds - a few as titanic as icebergs - live to tell the tale 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 importance. A booklet to please all these drawn to mountains and snow, jam-packed with bright description and anecdote, it explores the meanings of nature, attractiveness and mortality within the twenty-first century.

'This ravishingly gorgeous ebook is ready thought-snow, summer time snow, flight, falling, stillness, reminiscence, loss, mountains, Time, dying, survival and every thing in among. it really is an extreme 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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