Mountain Tragedy

American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857

American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857 by Sally Denton
2003 | ISBN: 0375412085, 0375726365 | English | 336 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

K2: Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain  

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 2, 2014
K2: Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

K2: Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain by Ed Viesturs
Crown Archetype; First Edition | October 13, 2009 | English | ISBN: 0767932501 | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB

A thrilling chronicle of the tragedy-ridden history of climbing K2, the world's most difficult and unpredictable mountain, by the bestselling authors of No Shortcuts to the Top.

National Geographic - Fatal Altitude Tragedy on K2 (2014)  

Posted by vivid23 at March 12, 2014
National Geographic - Fatal Altitude Tragedy on K2 (2014)

National Geographic - Fatal Altitude Tragedy on K2 (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 3802 Kbps | 43mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 1.31 GB
Genre: Documentary

In August 2008, 11 people lost their lives on one of the world’s tallest mountains — the largest loss of life in the history of K2 mountaineering. Fatal Altitude: Tragedy on K2 traces the disaster with in-depth survivor interviews and actual footage from the ill-fated expedition that quickly turned into a frantic rescue operation. For these adventurers, an attempt to conquer the most treacherous mountain in the world turns into a story of both courage and tragedy.
One Mountain Thousand Summits: The Untold Story Tragedy and True Heroism on K2

Freddie Wilkinson, "One Mountain Thousand Summits: The Untold Story Tragedy and True Heroism on K2"
NAL Hardcover | 2010 | ISBN: 0451231198 | 352 pages | ebub | 1,9 MB

Mountain of Fame: Portraits in Chinese History  

Posted by robin-bobin at Dec. 20, 2008
Mountain of Fame: Portraits in Chinese History

Mountain of Fame: Portraits in Chinese History by John E., Jr. Wills
Publisher: Princeton University Press 1994-08 | 416 Pages | ISBN: 0691055424 | PDF | 3.7 MB

Through biographies of China's most colorful and famous personalities, John Wills displays the five-thousand-year sweep of Chinese history from the legendary sage emperors to the tragedy of Tiananmen Square. This unique introduction to Chinese history and culture uses more than twenty exemplary lives, including those of statesmen…

Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the American Mountain Goat (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 7, 2016
Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the American Mountain Goat (repost)

Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the American Mountain Goat by Bruce L. Smith
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1607322919 | 192 pages | EPUB | 80,2 MB

IMAX - Rocky Mountain Express (2011)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 6, 2016
IMAX - Rocky Mountain Express (2011)

IMAX - Rocky Mountain Express (2011)
BDRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3819 Kbps | 46mn 55s | 1.40 GiB
Audio: English AAC 446 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

A history of the nation's first transcontinental railway accompanies a steam-train ride through the Canadian Rockies.

Dishing Up Vermont: 145 Authentic Recipes from the Green Mountain State (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 4, 2016
Dishing Up Vermont: 145 Authentic Recipes from the Green Mountain State (repost)

Tracey Medeiros, "Dishing Up Vermont: 145 Authentic Recipes from the Green Mountain State"
2008 | ISBN: 1603420258 | 288 pages | PDF | 107 MB

A Tragedy of Arms: Military and Security Developments in the Maghreb  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Nov. 30, 2016
A Tragedy of Arms: Military and Security Developments in the Maghreb

A Tragedy of Arms: Military and Security Developments in the Maghreb by Anthony H. Cordesman
English | 30 Nov. 2001 | ISBN: 0387946365 | ASIN: 0275969363 | 330 Pages | PDF | 8.31 MB

The Maghreb–Morocco, Algeria, Libya, and Tunisia–is a region overburdened by unnecessary military expenditures. Despite persistent civil conflicts and militarized regimes in a number of countries in the region, there are actually few genuine external threats, and the armed forces are now largely used to maintain internal security.
Himalayan Perceptions: Environmental Change and the Well-Being of Mountain Peoples (Repost)

Jack D. Ives - Himalayan Perceptions: Environmental Change and the Well-Being of Mountain Peoples
2004 | ISBN: 0415317983 | PDF | 296 pages | 17 MB

In the 1970s and 1980s many institutions, agencies and scholars believed that the Himalayan region was facing severe environmental disaster, due primarily to rapid growth in population that has caused extensive deforestation, which in turn has led to massive landsliding and soil erosion.