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Don't Let Me Go What My Daughter Taught Me about the Journey Every Parent Must Make

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ISBN-10: 0307444686

ISBN-13: 9780307444684

Edition: 2009

Authors: David Pierce

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One day after reading a book about a wilderness adventurer, David Pierce's fifteen-year-old daughter Chera announced that she wanted to climb a mountain. What David heard behind that wish was a bold declaration: "I'm growing up, Dadwhat are you going to do about it?" A few weeks later they bought matching backpacks. Over a three-year period they climbed five mountains and ran in two marathons. Together they suffered sore muscles, bitter cold, sprung knees, shin splints, and broken spirits. But they also reveled in blazing sunsets, glissaded on a glacier, and celebrated numerous victories great and small. And in the process, they built an unshakable father-daughter bond that will withstand…    
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List price: $13.99
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/17/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.572
Language: English

David Pierce is a historian and archivist whose research examines the connections between film history, copyright, distribution, exhibition, and ownership. His articles have appeared in American Cinematographer, American Film, Film Comment, Film History, The Journal of Film Preservation, and The Moving Image. His report "The Survival of American Silent Feature Films: 1912-1929" was published by the National Film Preservation Board of the Library of Congress in 2013. Pierce founded the Media History Digital Library to provide free and open access to the printed record of the motion picture, broadcasting, and recorded sound industries. He is a member of the editorial board of "The Moving…    

(Valley): The Paperback Book
(Summit): Our First Climb
(Valley): We Run a Good Race
(Summit): Twice to Heaven
(Valley): The Bright Valley
(Summit): The Frozen Octopus
(Valley): Preparing for the Big Dance
(Summit): The Man Who Lives at the Top of the Volcano
Epilogue: Six Years Later
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