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The Ascent of Everest


£12.99 
 

The 2013 paperback of the classic first published in 1953.

'This is the story of how, on 29 May, 1953, two men, both endowed with outstanding stamina and skill, reached the top of Everest and came back unscathed to rejoin their comrades.
'Yet this will not be the whole story, for the ascent of Everest was not the work of one day, nor even of those few anxious, unforgettable weeks in which we prepared and climbed this summer. It is, in fact, a tale of sustained and tenacious endeavour by many, over a long period of time... We of the 1953 Everest Expedition are proud to share the glory with our predecessors.'

Temporarily Out of Stock. Order now and we will deliver it when it arrives.
Expected: 15th June 2019

£12.99
 

Cordee Code: CNE080
Author: John Hunt
No of Pages: 320
Page Size: 127 x 197 mm
ISBN 10: 1444760890
ISBN 13: 9781444760897
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
Published Date: December 1953
Edition: 1st , May-2013
Binding: Paperback
Illustrations: 2 colour photo sections
Weight: 260g

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