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9 edition of View from the Summit found in the catalog.

View from the Summit

The Remarkable Memoir by the First Person to Conquer Everest

by Sir Edmund Hillary

  • 354 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Pocket .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountaineering,
  • Sports - General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Mountain Climbing,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • New Zealand,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Mountaineers,
  • Adventurers & Explorers,
  • Travel / Adventure,
  • Biography,
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7949254M
    ISBN 100743400674
    ISBN 109780743400671

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View from the Summit is an autobiographical look back at a large and heroic life. After sharing the conquest of Everest with Tensing Norgay inHillary went on to accomplish many more firsts, any of which would have been enough to crown most people heroes/5(14).

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"View from the Summit" is an autobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary, the first person who, along with Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, climbed Mount Everest, the tallest mountain on Earth.

I am not a climber as I suffer from vertigo and am unusually clumsy, yet I love reading mountaineering books/5.

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It is also the story of a 3/5(2). First UK edition and first print published by Doubleday in This is a very good ++ copy. The wrapper is in very complete condition and hasn't been price clipped. There is very minor wear to the top of the spine. There has been no fading to the colour on the spine or any of the panels.

Two of the corners of the books are rubbed. There is no previous owners ink inside. The lofty peaks offer unlimited panoramas—the view from the summit of Mount Washington extends for more than miles in all directions and includes 33 other mountaintops, each with an elevation exceeding 4, feet.

Description - View From The Summit by Sir Edmund Hillary The first man to set foot on the summit of Everest, the man wholed a team of tractors to the South Pole, the man whojetboatedup the Ganges from the ocean to the sky has, for the first time,gathered.

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My View From The Summit is Nicole Thomas’s “inspiring personal memoir” reflecting on her experiences and life lessons on motherhood, family, raising a teenager, self-love, religion, and marriage.

In a series of short vignettes, some as short as half a page, Thomas uses her experiences, and those of her family, as lessons about gratitude, self-actualization, and self-discovery, to show us. A summit is a summit, and the truth is the truth.

But the view from 8, meters isn't always so clear. Two men, seventy years apart, push for the top of Mount Everest, driven by forces beyond their control and something inside that says climb/5.

View From The Summit is the compelling life story of a New Zealand country boy who daydreamed of wild adventures; the pioneering climber who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth after scaling the world's tallest peak; and the elder statesman and unlikely diplomat whose groundbreaking program of aid to Nepal continues to this day, paying his debt of 3/5(3).

A summit is a summit, and the truth is the truth. But the view from 8, meters isn’t always so clear. Two men, seventy years apart, push for the top of Mount Everest, driven by forces beyond their control and something inside that says climb.

After eight successful summits, Mount Everest guide Neil Quinn is confident he can handle anything the mountain throws his : Blackstone Audio Inc. View from the Summit is an autobiographical look back at a large and heroic life.

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