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1st American ed.

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Gainesville Public Library - Silver Springs 954.96 (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52138100144323
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0751313947
  • ISBN: 9780751313949
  • ISBN: 078947395X
  • ISBN: 9780789473950
  • ISBN: 0789473984 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780756600013 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 62 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dorling Kindersley Pub., 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Mountains of the world -- Mountains in the making -- The seven summits -- Mountain features -- Wind and weather -- Life at the top -- Mountain specialists -- People of the Himalayas -- European mountain people -- Lords of the Andes -- North American mountain people -- Gods, myths, and legends -- Homes in high places -- Making a living -- Mountain travel -- Early days of mountaineering -- The ultimate challenge -- Hillary and Tenzing -- Traverses and triumphs -- Clothes and equipment -- Surviving extremes -- Mountain rescue -- Climbing techniques -- Mountain sports -- The winter Olympics -- Disaster! -- Saving the summits.
Subject: Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Juvenile literature.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)


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