Nice summary of highlights... Whetting the appetite to read the full stories in his other books.Published 7 months ago by Bernhard S.
Excellent book. Great pics, maps etc. Some people may not care for Messner, but he is a brilliant and accomplished mountaineer. This is a great book for any arm chair enthusiastPublished 12 months ago by Sherrinsford Holmes
Although Reinhold's writing about his experiences are somewhat brief they are detailed and quite interesting. The photos in this book are fantastic. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Jim
Its like a little resume about messner's life as an alpinist, and why he decided to climb all this 14. Read morePublished 17 months ago by bellamin avalos sanchez
I bought this for my son who is into mountaineering and will be trekking to Annapurna this summer. He liked it and so do I. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Bertrand T. Young
This is an excellent compendium of Messner's achievement but also offers a climbing history for each 8,000 meter peak and a nice description and wonderful photos of each mountain.Published 19 months ago by Christina McCann
It is so great that some people do this and allow others of us to watch. If you know an outdoor adventure person this is a great gift. Read morePublished on July 20, 2013 by M. Walton