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CollectionsYour library (1,963), Steve (2), Currently reading (2), To read (21), All collections (1,963)

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Tags* (1,748), climbing (644), first edition (593), mountaineering (474), instructional (363), history (334), biography (203), tragedy (199), accidents (199), reference (191) — see all tags

MediaNot set (137), Book (1,825), Paper Book (1,657), Audiobook (4), Ebook (5), Sound Recording (1), CD sound recording (1)

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About my libraryWell over 800 volumes of climbing-mountaineering lit and guidebooks alone, including many first editions and signed. Plus -- hundreds of books on figure skating, science fiction, history, medicine-nursing-health-altitude illness, USSR-Russia, writing, faith-spirituality-Christianity, search and rescue, biographies, art, crafts-assemblage, sewing-costuming, Princess Diana...I am interested in a LOT of things.

Climbing books have been tracked for some years now via an Excel spreadsheet as so many are unusual or valuable for various reasons: imported, first editions, long out-of-print, or who has signed them. (Not to be be morbid, but there are old climbers, and there are bold climbers. But -- there are no old, bold climbers.)

Tags: an asterisk (*) indicates the book is completely cataloged, and that the cover, ISBN, and other info are correct for that particular edition.

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UPDATE 1 March 2008:
The majority of our climbing books have now been cataloged.

UPDATE 6 Sept 2008:
Caving and altitude medicine books in progress.

UPDATE 13 Sep 2008:
Bookshelves remain far from cataloged...and I also found several boxes packed full. Ack! Religion & novels are currently in progress.

UPDATE 25 Sept 2009:
Nursing & medicine in progress. This is gonna take a while...

GroupsFacebook Users, Fans of Russian authors, History at 30,000 feet: The Big Picture, Jeff Long, Outdoor Readers, Russian books and language, Science Fiction Fans, The Green Dragon

Favorite authorsFred Beckey, C. J. Cherryh, Maria Coffey, Nick Heil, Charles S. Houston, Jon Krakauer, Jay Lake, David Roberts, John Roskelley, Courtney Schafer, Joe Simpson, Michael Whelan (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresAuntie's Bookstore, Powell's City of Books (Portland)

Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway

LocationState of Confusion.

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceOct 28, 2006

Currently readingThe Game of Kings (Lymond Chronicles, 1) by Dorothy Dunnett
Better : A Surgeon's Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande

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