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It was a present to a major mountain-climbing friend, who loved it!Published 7 days ago by A St. Augustinian
GREAT PHOTO BOOK WHICH SCREAMS AT ME TO BE AFRAID AND REMAIN AT HOME....NEVER WANTING TO SUBJECT MY BRAIN AND BODY TO SUCH SURVIVAL SCHEMES, WHICH, AT TIMES, FAIL.Published 1 month ago by D. J. Singer
I really enjoyed this book, one of the dozens (hundreds?) out there describing ascents of Mt. Everest. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Peter E. McGinn
Hornbein includes the descriptions of the land, the people and the history that make an "adventure" book into a a discussion of human motivation and experience. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Needathis
I liked it. It's in between the more classical story by Herzog and the conquest of Annapurna and the " matter of fact" modern books (eg Jon Krakauer). Read morePublished 5 months ago by Stefan
EGO galore. i dont get how people can like this book. the guy is shallow as a paper plate, there is not even a mention of the beauty of Everest or the mountains... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Lucretia
Easily one of the best Mountaineer books I've ever read. Very hard to put down!Published 5 months ago by Adam C. Shaw
What s great read! I have read many books on not only Everest but many of the other over 8000 meter peaks. Read morePublished 7 months ago by fatty