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“Great things are done when men and mountains meet; This is not done by jostling in the street.” -William Blake
Join me for this adventurous minisode.
This show has
Setting the scene; literature and the quest for adventure.
How Victorian masculinity was shaped by adventure literature.
How the mountains effect our minds
An ordinary boy from Surrey gets a job oversea’s.
The philosophy of mountains in the Victorian era.
A dangerous climb.
A woman’s place is seeking adventure..
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