The Ascent of Everest

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The Mountaineers Books, 1993 - History - 280 pages
19 Reviews
Expedition leader John Hunt's account of the first ascent of Mount Everest's summit in 1953 by Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay.
  

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Review: The Ascent of Everest

User Review  - Aroon Raman - Goodreads

The 1954 classic of climbing, written by the leader of the 1953 successful Everest expedition that saw the summit push by Tenzing and Hillary. Written in a Englishman's typically understated style ... Read full review

Review: The Ascent of Everest

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

First ascent of Everest, an amazing achievement. Great way to learn more about it, and the perspective of those involved. So modest, undramatic and to the point, not dramatized at all. A true reflection of amazing piece of history. Read full review

Contents

VI
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VII
25
VIII
35
IX
37
X
52
XI
69
XII
71
XIII
80
XXIV
188
XXV
202
XXVI
215
XXVII
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XXVIII
231
XXIX
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XXX
239
XXXI
241

XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
176
XXXII
244
XXXIV
246
XXXVI
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XXXVII
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XXXVIII
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XXXIX
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XL
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XLI
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XLII
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