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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 43 related to Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak.   

True Summit: What Really Happened on the Legendary Ascent on Annapurna

David Roberts - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 240 pages
In a startling look at the classic Annapurna -- the most famous book about mountaineering -- David Roberts discloses what really happened on the legendary expedition to the ...
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Mountain Conquests

Eric Shipton - Biography & Autobiography - 2015 - 145 pages
Here, from the distinguished mountaineer Eric Shipton, is the dramatic story of the Golden Age of Mountaineering. Mountain Conquests brings vividly to life the great climbing ...
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The Will to Climb: Obsession and Commitment and the Quest to Climb Annapurna ...

Ed Viesturs, David Roberts - Sports & Recreation - 2011 - 304 pages
The bestselling author of The Mountain and No Shortcuts to the Top chronicles his three attempts to climb the world's tenth-highest and statistically deadliest peak while ...
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Die Trying: One Man's Quest to Conquer the Seven Summits

Bo PARFET - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 256 pages
In early 2003, a young Wall Street investment banker named Bo Parfet set out to accomplish something very few had done before—climbing the highest mountain on every continent ...
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The Mountain Knows No Expert: George Evanoff, Outdoorsman and Contemporary Hero

Mike Nash - Sports & Recreation - 2009 - 320 pages
Short-listed for the 2010 Banff Mountain Book Festival Competition The Mountain Knows No Expert epitomizes George Evanoff’s philosophy towards the outdoors, while presenting an ...
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Where the Mountain Casts Its Shadow: The Dark Side of Extreme Adventure

Maria Coffey - Sports & Recreation - 2007 - 304 pages
Without risk, say mountaineers, there would be none of the self-knowledge that comes from pushing life to its extremes. For them, perhaps, it is worth the cost. But when ...
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Left for Dead: My Journey Home from Everest

Beck Weathers, Stephen G. Michaud - Sports & Recreation - 2000 - 304 pages
With a new preface by the author • As featured in the upcoming motion picture Everest, starring Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Emily Watson, Keira ...
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Enduring Patagonia

Gregory Crouch - Sports & Recreation - 2002 - 240 pages
Patagonia is a strange and terrifying place, a vast tract of land shared by Argentina and Chile where the violent weather spawned over the southern Pacific charges through the ...
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