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Author Costa, Elio, 1939- author

Title Lawrence Grassi : from Piedmont to the Rocky Mountains / Elio Costa and Gabriele Scardellato
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- 1. The Beginnings: Falmenta, the Cannobino Valley, and Emigration -- 2. "Dear Son Write to Me": Those Left Behind and Life on the North Shore -- 3. Lawrence Grassi in the Mountains -- 4. The Trail Maker -- Epilogue: "A Symbol and a Legend of the Canadian Rockies" -- Appendix: Letters from the Grassi Collection, in Translation
Summary The definitive biography of this Canadian mountain hero, Lawrence Grassi will be essential reading for those interested in the history of immigration, sport, and the Rocky Mountains
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Grassi, Lawrence, 1890-1980
Mountaineers -- Alberta -- Canmore -- Biography.
Canmore (Alta.) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Scardellato, Gabriele Pietro, 1951- author
ISBN 1442617098 (electronic bk.)
9781442617094 (electronic bk.)