From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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I love Krakauer's outdoor writing very much. I'm reading another of his books now that is not focused on the outdoors, and I'm not so partial to it quite yet. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Leslie H. Basden
I was very disappointed. I've read Krakaur before and loved him, bit I felt this was a very weak effort which was just capitalizing on his name. Read morePublished 16 days ago by lisa lowry
Interesting and written in a clear language. For someone not a climber myself, I find the book to give a glimpse into the world of climbers according to Krakauer, which stimulates... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Per Birkhaug
Awesome book, kept me on the edge of my seat majority of the time and opened my eyes to a lot of opportunities that I had no clue about prior.Published 2 months ago by Aking722
Definitely a adventurous page turner. A book I was always eager to read more. Definitely can say it's one sport I would NEVER desire to pursue!!Published 3 months ago by G. Tsuda
Love Krakauer, and this is a great collection of stories about all types of climbing. Though that may be it's own downfall, each "chapter" does not flow into the next,... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Luke F Naftz
I've read just about all of Krakauer's books. This was a nice collections of essays. Although, I will never climb mountains, I do enjoy a good storyPublished 3 months ago by Leah