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Across the Frozen Himalaya

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  • Publication Year: 2001

Across the Frozen Himalaya, by Harish Kohli (Indus Publishing, New Delhi) describes a 2000-kilometer ski traverse from the Karakoram Pass to the Lipu Lekh Pass through the coldest winter in two decades. It is a remarkable adventure by Kohli, who, in 1981-’82, traversed the Himalaya on foot—8000 kilometers in 475 days.

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