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The Resource The greatest climbing stories ever told : incredible tales of risk and adventure, edited and with an introduction by Bill Gutman

The greatest climbing stories ever told : incredible tales of risk and adventure, edited and with an introduction by Bill Gutman

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The greatest climbing stories ever told : incredible tales of risk and adventure
Title
The greatest climbing stories ever told
Title remainder
incredible tales of risk and adventure
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Bill Gutman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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223007
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV200
LC item number
.G75 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gutman, Bill
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True
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Mountaineering
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incredible tales of risk and adventure
Label
The greatest climbing stories ever told : incredible tales of risk and adventure, edited and with an introduction by Bill Gutman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-308)
Contents
We could not give up : Meta Brevoort climbs the Bietschhorn in 1871 -- Of advantage to my sex : Annie Smith Peck climbs the north peak of Huascaran in 1908 -- Ghosts of Everest / Eric Simonson, Jochen Hemmleb, and Larry Johnson -- Camp six : an account of the 1933 Everest expedition / F.S. Smythe -- The K2 mystery / David Roberts -- Annapurna / Maurice Herzog -- K2 the savage mountain / Charles S. Houston and Robert H. Bates -- In the shadow of Denali / Jonathan Waterman -- Stories off the wall / John Roskelley -- The other side of Everest / Matt Dickinson -- Eiger dreams / Jon Krakauer --Doctor on Everest / Kenneth Kamler, M.D. -- Avalanche / Mark Stuart Gill -- Blind corners / Geoffrey Tabin -- The kid who climbed Everest / Bear Grylls -- Women on high / Rebecca A. Brown -- Does a woman have to be one of the boys to excel in climbing? / Abby Watkins -- The mutant and the boy scout battle at 20,000 feet / Bruce Barcott -- Queen of all she surveys / Maureen O'Neill -- The fight / Ed Webster
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 308 p.
Isbn
9781585746149
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003012844
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53462355
  • (OCoLC)53462355
Label
The greatest climbing stories ever told : incredible tales of risk and adventure, edited and with an introduction by Bill Gutman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-308)
Contents
We could not give up : Meta Brevoort climbs the Bietschhorn in 1871 -- Of advantage to my sex : Annie Smith Peck climbs the north peak of Huascaran in 1908 -- Ghosts of Everest / Eric Simonson, Jochen Hemmleb, and Larry Johnson -- Camp six : an account of the 1933 Everest expedition / F.S. Smythe -- The K2 mystery / David Roberts -- Annapurna / Maurice Herzog -- K2 the savage mountain / Charles S. Houston and Robert H. Bates -- In the shadow of Denali / Jonathan Waterman -- Stories off the wall / John Roskelley -- The other side of Everest / Matt Dickinson -- Eiger dreams / Jon Krakauer --Doctor on Everest / Kenneth Kamler, M.D. -- Avalanche / Mark Stuart Gill -- Blind corners / Geoffrey Tabin -- The kid who climbed Everest / Bear Grylls -- Women on high / Rebecca A. Brown -- Does a woman have to be one of the boys to excel in climbing? / Abby Watkins -- The mutant and the boy scout battle at 20,000 feet / Bruce Barcott -- Queen of all she surveys / Maureen O'Neill -- The fight / Ed Webster
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 308 p.
Isbn
9781585746149
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003012844
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o53462355
  • (OCoLC)53462355

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