Edmund Hillary

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Childrens Press, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 128 pages
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A biography of Edmund Hillary, whose love of snow, mountains, and the outdoor life culminated in his conquering the highest peak in the world.

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Contents

The Beekeeper Climbs the Alps
10
On to the Himalayas
20
The Challenge of Everest
32
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About the author (1990)

Timothy R. Gaffney is a writer and author who was born in Dayton and has lived in the region most of his life. After earning a bachelor's degree from Ohio State University in Columbus in 1974, he worked for the Piqua Daily Call and the Dayton Daily News, where he was the aerospace and defense writer for twenty-one years. He is currently director of communications for the nonprofit National Aviation Heritage.

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