The concept of this book is inspired by a National Geographic book entitled The Alps. The concept of this book is inspired by a National Geographic book entitled The Alps, which was a 200 page chapter book about the European Alps, the culture, the beauty, etc. This book is a short, flip-through book highlighting some of the greatest mountains in the Alps, the dangers, and tips for Alpine travelers. The concept was created by myself, copy was taken from newspaper articles and edited by me. Photographs are a combination of images from the original The Alps book and also images found with news articles and on the web, used with permission.