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Fallen Giants Released in Paperback

Posted February 7, 2010
Tags Faculty Books History Maurice Isserman
Described by a New York Times reviewer as “the book of a lifetime... an awe-inspiring work of history and storytelling,” Fallen Giants - A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes has been released in paperback by Yale University Press. Co-authored by James L. Ferguson Professor of History Maurice Isserman and University of Rochester professor Stewart Weaver, the book was originally published in 2008 in hardback.

In addition to the praise received from the Times’ reviewer, the book has been lauded by major outlets including The Atlantic, Commonweal and The New York Review of Books.

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