A comprehensive reference containing a stunning collection of mountain art and photography, The Mountain Encyclopedia is an alphabetically arranged overview of all the things connected to mountains. Sidebars list such phenomena as the world's 1000 highest peaks, the world's highest volcanoes, the high points of the 50 United States, and 13 Canadian Provinces, and more.
Frederic Harteman is an ILSA Fellowat Lawrence Livermore Laboratory and an Associate Research Physicist at the University of California, Davis. Robert Hauptman is a professor at St. Cloud State University where he is Coordinator of Reference.