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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster
Krakauer, Jon,
ISBN: 033371752X
Book Number: 0283689
Macmillan, London, 1997. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. preface by author, author's note and selected bibliography. Between pages 136 and 137 there are six pages of colour photography. At the beginning of each chapter there is a black and white woodcut. Colour photographic paperback binding with blue, orange and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The author's story of a 24-hour period on Everest on May 9th, 1996, when members of three separate expeditions were caught in a storm and faced a battle against hurricane-force winds, exposure, and the effects of altitude, which ended in the worst, single-season death toll in the peak's history (to that time) eight climbers dead. Rubbing of the book edges and panels with age toning of the text block edges and pages. Size: Trade Paperback. 293, [3] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mountaineering; Nepal; ISBN: 033371752X. ISBN/EAN: 9780333717523. Inventory No: 0283689.
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