The Will to Climb: Obsession and Commitment and the Quest to Climb Annapurna--the World's Most Deadly Peak

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Crown Publishers, 2011 - Sports & Recreation - 281 pages
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A seasoned mountain climber describes his harrowing attempt to climb the Himalayas' Annapurna, the statistically most deadly peak in the world. By the best-selling author of K2.
 

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Review: The Will to Climb: Obsession and Commitment and the Quest to Climb Annapurna--the World's Deadliest Peak

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Surprisingly, less of this was rehashing the same stories from "No Shortcuts" than I expected. As always, I really appreciated the accounts of historical climbs and the death and danger encountered by the brave souls attempting such a deadly mountain. Read full review

Review: The Will to Climb: Obsession and Commitment and the Quest to Climb Annapurna--the World's Deadliest Peak

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I'm so far from those heroes. But they are my heroes... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Ed Viesturs is the first and only American to ascend all fourteen of the world's 8,000-meter peaks without supplemental oxygen. In addition to his collaborations with Ed Viesturs, David Roberts is the author of more than twenty books, including Finding Everett Ruess.

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