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By Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins

180° South takes readers behind the curtain of the movie, 180° South, made by means of Chris Malloy, to benefit extra concerning the those who made the unique overland trip to Patagonia in 1968, and the repeat trip over ocean and land forty years later. The publication contains tales of occasions and reports that encouraged Chris Malloy, Yvon Chouinard, and Doug Tompkins to settle on paths devoted to saving what's left of the wild international. Open it anyplace and luxuriate in the images via the world's best surf and mountaineering photographers Jeff Johnson, Jimmy Chin, Scotty Soen, and Danny Moder.

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