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2 edition of Alpine tragedy. found in the catalog.

Alpine tragedy.

Charles Gos

Alpine tragedy.

by Charles Gos

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alps
    • Subjects:
    • Mountaineering -- Accidents.,
    • Alps -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTr. from the French by Malcolm Barnes.
      ContributionsBarnes, Malcolm, 1909-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDQ824 .G633
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 282 p.
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6044621M
      LC Control Number49001978
      OCLC/WorldCa1376167

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      Alpine Tragedy. By Charles Gos. Translated by Malcolm Barnes. (Allen. and Unwin. 18s.) THIS Swiss writer has reconstructed twenty-two Alpine disasters that took place mainly in the nineteenth century. M. Gos puts " the birth of alpinism " at the conquest of Mont Blanc fat the end of the eighteenth century, and since then hundreds of fatal. -- The New York Tim es A new documentary about Paradise's story of resilience in the face of tragedy after the California town burns to the ground. See it now .

      An Alpine Symphony (Eine Alpensinfonie), Op. 64, is a tone poem for large orchestra written by German composer Richard Strauss in It is one of Strauss's largest non-operatic works; the score calls for about players and a typical performance usually lasts around 50 minutes. The program of An Alpine Symphony depicts the experiences of eleven [not verified in body] hours (from daybreak. Emil Zsigmondy was the second of the four sons of Dr. Adolf Zsigmondy of Pressburg, a dentist of Hungarian origin, and Irma von Szakmáry, a poet from older brother, Otto, a dentist by profession, was also known as a mountaineer. His younger brother, Richard Adolf Zsigmondy, was a chemist and in received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.


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Alpine Tragedy Hardcover – January 1, by transl.) Gos, Charles (Barnes (Author), illus (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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An Alpine Tragedy () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries cannot reach his destination through the breaking of a bridge over the Alpine torrent and returns to the chatelet. Finding his wife dressed to go outdoors, he inquires her errand, and she, in her confusion, arouses his suspicion that all is not as it should.

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After a severe storm in the Alps a party of guides discovers a deserted infant lying in the snow. They carry the child to a peasant woman who agrees to bring it up with her own little son.

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