In the Shadow of the Mountain Level 5

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Cambridge University Press, Nov 11, 1999 - Foreign Language Study - 96 pages
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Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. At seven levels, from Starter to Advanced, this impressive selection of carefully graded readers offers exciting reading for every student's capabilities. A tragic love story is uncovered as journalist Clare Crowe goes to Switzerland to bring home a relative's body. Clare's grandfather has been found frozen in a glacier, 74 years after a climbing accident. Clare knows this could make an interesting story for her newspaper, but as she investigates her grandfather's last climb, she learns that the accident wasn't as simple as she had first thought. Paperback-only version. Also available with Audio CDs including complete text recordings from the book.
  

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User Review  - leon777 - LibraryThing

Clare journalist living in London had come to play using his mother's house on weekends. Into contact with the body was found from the Matterhorn glacier grandfather had been lost in an accident 74 ... Read full review

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This is a love story between two families. It reminds me of the movie "Possession." Read full review

Contents

Chapter Family lunch
6
Chapter Telling Kevin
10
Chapter Memory
12
Chapter A chance to catch up
15
Chapter Two letters
19
Arriving in Zermatt
24
The first steps
28
Ulrich Grunwalder
31
Past and present
49
A night out
54
Information
57
With Brunos help
62
Brunos story
67
Love story
70
Shared experience
79
The summer place
84

Ulrichs early life
35
Edward Crowe
39
Andrew calls
45
The news breaks
90
Burying Edward
94
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