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Panamerican Peaks

A Novel Cycling and Climbing Adventure

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Description

Panamerican Peaks is the project to cycle from Alaska to Patagonia and climb the highest mountain of every country along the way.

In this eBook, traveller and author Thomas Laussermair takes you on a 14 month cycling journey along the Panamerican Highway, interspersed with high-altitude climbs of the country high-points.

The personal stories combined with hundreds of photos and videos will bring you close to the emotions and experiences of this adventure of a lifetime. 

See what it takes to plan, prepare and persevere through such a challenge. The author also reflects on how it impacted him and why to embark on adventure in the first place. 

What's New in Version 1.1

Sample book now includes entire Preface. Fixed various typos and minor omissions.

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Customer Reviews

Fantastic Read, an adventure for all!

I have followed Thomas' adventure from his website for the past few years. This book has done his incredible adventure justice.

This is truly a must read, and the Panamerican Peaks project is certainly one that is absolutely amazing.

I especially love the organization, concisely packaged into sections that highlight the excitement and challenge of the numerous stages of the adventure.

You will read this book straight through to the end. Don't forget to watch the videos, Thomas takes you along for the ride as he summits mountains and much, much more.

An amazing multimedia experience

This book richly details an amazing journey from Alaska to Patagonia. The descriptive narrative and the multitude of photos and videos drew me into the adventure, allowing me to experience the journey as if I was an active participant. I was overwhelmed by the beauty and the diversity of the landscapes experienced by the author as he traveled through North, Central and South America. The author also provided a fascinating insight into the different peoples and cultures encountered as well as the complexities and triumphs of cycling and mountaineering. I highly recommend this book. It is the most exciting trip to unique locales that most armchair tourists will never venture!

Panamerican Peaks
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  • $1.99
  • Available on iPad, iPhone and Mac.
  • Category: Travel & Adventure
  • Published: Jun 05, 2012
  • Publisher: Thomas Laussermair
  • Seller: Thomas Laussermair
  • Print Length: 193 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Version: 1.1
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iPad with iBooks 2 or later and iOS 5 or later, or an iPhone with iOS 8.4 or later, or a Mac with OS X 10.9 or later.

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