Barnes and Noble: Two Planks and a Passion - The Dramatic History of Skiing by Roland Huntford

 Barnes and Noble: Two Planks and a Passion - The Dramatic History of Skiing by Roland Huntford - Photo 

It is comforting to know that skiing did not suddenly take off, unimpeded, to the art form it is today. I am not a natural, by any means. But, apparently, putting skis on our feet didn't come easily, but evolved over time, as this 440-page history explains in great detail. From its earliest known...more


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