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Image for ...<b>High Exposure : An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places.</b><br>

...High Exposure : An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places.

By: Breashears, David F.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Simon & Schuster,: 1999.<br>

Edition: First Edition; First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003853


This extraordinary memoir is the story of the famed IMAX cinematographer, adventurer, and mountaineer, whose terrifying experiences during the 1996 season on Mt. Everest became the defining moment of his life. of full-color photos.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Windhorse</b><br>

...The Windhorse

By: Brook, Elaine ; Donnelly, Julie. [Nepal]

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Dodd Mead & Company,: 1987.<br>

Edition: First Edition; First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003849


Two friends, one blind, the other an experienced mountaineer tell of their great adventure in Nepal. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. View more info

Image for ...<b>Climbing High: A Woman's Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy.</b>

...Climbing High: A Woman's Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy.

By: Gammelgaard, Lene

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Seal Press,: 1999.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Dust

Seller ID: 003851


No Flaws or Blemishes but a reminder mark; Still Gift Quality,jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. On May 10, 1996, the Danish author became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest and, also, a survivor of the Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition that claimed eight lives. This account includes b&w photos of the climbers and the base camp, and a glossary of mountaineering terms. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Last Hero: Bill Tilman : A Biography of the Explorer  </b><br>

...The Last Hero: Bill Tilman : A Biography of the Explorer

By: Madge, Tim

Price: $12.95

Publisher: London:, Mountaineers Books,: 1995.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007985


Biography of the sailor, mountaineer, and adventurer, called perhaps the greatest explorer of the twentieth century.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>Americans on Everest :The Official Account of The Ascent Led By Norman G Dyhrenfurth.</b><br>

...Americans on Everest :The Official Account of The Ascent Led By Norman G Dyhrenfurth.

By: Ullman, James Ramsey [And Other Members of The Expedition]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia :, J. B. Lippincott Company,: 1964.<br>

Edition: Stated first edition but probably BCE.<br>

Seller ID: 005785


Blue cloth covered boards. Moderate shelf wear. Staining to gutter of first three pages. Dust jacket now in new clear Mylar sleeve has handling wear and wear to corners.Ref: Krawczyk 1019. View more info

Image for ...<b> The Everest-Lhotse Adventure </b><br>

... The Everest-Lhotse Adventure

By: [Everest] Eggler, Albert; Translated by Hugh Merrick

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Brothers,: [No date, c1957]<br>

Edition: Printed in Great Britain.<br>

Seller ID: 007747


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine is sunned. Lacking dust jacket. Concerning a 1956 Swiss ascent of Everest becoming the first Europeans to succeed and the first ascent of Lhotse. View more info

Image for …<b>Our Everest Adventure. A Pictorial History from Kathmandu to the Summit.</b>

Our Everest Adventure. A Pictorial History from Kathmandu to the Summit.

By: [Everest] [Hillary] Hunt. John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, E. P. Dutton,: 1954

Edition: First American Edition. Printed in England.

Seller ID: 005316


Bindings firm. Text clean. Some toning to edges. 9.75 inches tall. 128 pages. Lacking dust jacket. A pictorial account of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest in 1953, with pictorial maps, which also form the covers. Includes a chapter by Edmund Hillary on The Summit and a list of Hillary’s clothing and equipment. The pictures are accompanied by a day by day account of progress. A fascinating account of an epic event. View more info

Image for ...<b> Savage Summit: The True Stories of the First Five Women Who Climbed K2, the World's Most Feared Mountain </b>

... Savage Summit: The True Stories of the First Five Women Who Climbed K2, the World's Most Feared Mountain

By: [Himalaya] Jordan, Jennifer

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow,: 2005.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 006569


SIGNED by author.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Though not as tall as Everest, the "Savage Mountain" is far more dangerous. Located on the border of China and Pakistan, K2 has some of the harshest climbing conditions in the world. Ninety women have scaled Everest but of the six women who reached the summit of K2, three lost their lives on the way back down the mountain and two have since died on other climbs. View more info

Image for ...<b> Blind Corners: Adventures on Seven Continents </b>

... Blind Corners: Adventures on Seven Continents

By: [Mountaineering] Tabin, Geoff [Forward Sir Edmund Hillary]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA:, ICS Books,: 1993

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005372


No flaws but minimal retail handling.Blind Corners is an unforgettable adventure. In this gripping collection of true stories, Geoff Tabin takes you around the globe, from the world's first bungee jump to the peak of Mt. Everest. Tabin's keen observations and lively sense of humor convey both the terror and the exhilaration of nature's greatest challenges. More than just a book on climbing the highest peaks of the world, Blind Corners is a richly detailed choronicl... View more info