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Title: Homage to the Himalayas
Author: Olivier Follmi
Year of Publication: 2006
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Language: English
The author, once the official photographer of the Dalai Lama, captures the essence of the region and its people through his lenses - its high peaks, volatile climate, and spiritual serenity. Images of the Buddhist holy places are depicted along with portraits of the indigenous people of the Himalayas.
Title: Ibex Shooting On The Himalayas
Author: Major Neville Taylor
Year of Publication: 1903
Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London;Bibliolife (New Edition)
Language: English
The book captures the experiences of the author as he takes a long break for hunting Ibex in the Himalayas, north of Kashmir valley. The author shares his experiences of the extreme weather, the rugged Himalayan terrain, his local companions, the first encounter with Ibex and so on.
Title: Into The Untravelled Himalaya
Author: Harish Kapadia
Year of Publication: 2005
Publisher: Indus Publishing Company
Language: English
With development of roads and access deep into the Himalayan valleys, new horizons have opened up for the tourists, trekkers and mountaineers. The author explores the smaller valleys and peaks that were less frequented till now and their historical, geographical uniqueness.
Title: Karakoram and Western Himalaya 1909
Author: Filippo de Filippi
Year of Publication: 1912
Publisher: Constable & Company Ltd, London
Language: English
The book gives an account of the expedition of H.R.H. Prince Luigi Amedeo of Savoy, Duke of the Abruzzi. One of the most important early works on mountaineering in the Himalayas, it includes details of narrative and scientific results, of the expedition.
Title: Karakorams and Kashmir
Author: Oscar Eckenstein
Year of Publication: 1912
Publisher: Bibliolife
Language: English
The book is a complation of the author’s diary during his scientific and climbing expedition to the Karakorum Mountains in 1892. The book contains description of the features - the sights and the incidents which struck the author on his journey to Kashmir.