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The edge of Everest

Sue Cobb

The edge of Everest

a woman challenges the mountain

by Sue Cobb

  • 326 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books in Harrisburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cobb, Sue.,
    • Mountaineers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal),
    • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSue Cobb.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.92.C6 A3 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2192566M
      ISBN 100811716813
      LC Control Number89011385
      OCLC/WorldCa19814678

      No single book or account was cited as the inspiration for William Nicholson and Simon Beaufoy's screenplay, but the press materials for the movie mention both Jon Krakauer's bestselling book Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster and Beck Weathers' Left for Dead: My Journey Home From atholmoraleephotography.comer is a journalist/mountaineer who was on assignment from Outside. Nov 16,  · This is a book trailer of a book called Peak, a novel written by Roland Smith. It is about a boy who goes to climb Mt. Everest with his father and team mates.

      Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Dec 08,  · Potpourri Book Club member, Nancy Inabnett, kept club members on the edge of their seats recently as she reviewed Jon Krakauer’s blockbuster book, Into Thin Air: Death on atholmoraleephotography.com: Georgiann Potts.

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