Sandstone Press

Chasing the Dreams by Hamish Brown

RRP: £8.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781912240784
Publication Date: 28/11/2019

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Chasing the Dreams

Hamish Brown

Hamish Brown, who occupies a special place as a Scottish writer and traveller, turns his wealth of experience into captivating narratives of fascinating people and places; sometimes serious, at times laugh aloud in this new volume. Chasing the Dreams is a companion to Walking the Song, with the same kaleidoscopic range and variety, telling of treks in Scotland, the Alps, Atlas and Himalaya, of ventures by canoe and sailing, skiing and cycling.

Hamish Brown

Hamish Brown portrait

Hamish Brown is a legendary climber, walker, traveller and author. He is the author and editor of many books, including Tom Weir, an anthology of work selected from throughout the great man’s life...

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‘Perhaps the title of this book should be ‘Living the Dream’ for Hamish’s dream is one that thousands aspire to but rarely capture. He’s a legend and an inspiration. Read on and dream again...’
-Kev Reynolds, travel writer

‘…the writings of a man who has experienced and thought deeply, remains fiercely curious … both evocative and dynamic.’
-Ed Douglas, Alpine Journal

‘This collection of essays surely confirms Brown as one of the world’s greatest mountain explorers.’
-Roly Smith, Outdoor Focus Magazine

‘This is outdoors writing at its finest.’
-Chiara Bullen, CommonSpace