The Himalayas are one of the most spectacular of mountain ranges in the world and form of dazzling chain of glory, protection and power to India. They provide a range of scenery that is rare in its variety--snow clad peaks, barren clags and cliffs, serpentine rivers, lakes and waterfalls.
The present volume is classic travelogue through the Himalayas and takes a fresh look at its diversity. The books seeks to capture the magnificent mountain scapes and the rich spectrum of cultures that have evolved amongst the people who live there. The formidable knowledge of the authors and their unerring eye for the telling detail have resulted in an excellent text which is superbly illustrated by the photographs.
Short of actually visiting the everfacinating abode of snow, this delightful book brings to the reader all the grandeur and colour of the Himalayas.