WorldCat Identities

Tasker, Joe

Overview
Works: 49 works in 96 publications in 7 languages and 1,295 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Architectural drawings  History  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: GV199.44.I532, 915.42
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Joe Tasker
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Joe Tasker
The shining mountain : two men on Changabang's west wall by Peter Boardman( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van de beklimming van de in het uiterste noorden van de Indiase Himalaya gelegen berg
The Boardman Tasker omnibus by Joe Tasker( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everest, the cruel way by Joe Tasker( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in German and English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In November 1980 an eight-man British team set out to climb Mount Everest in a style never before attempted. Their goal was to reach the summit via the infamous West Ridge, to climb it without the aid of supplementary oxygen and to do it in winter, at the time of year when the Himalayan climate is at its worst. On 30 January 1981 Joe Tasker and Ade Burgess stood on the crest of the West Ridge of the mountain, at a height of 24,000 feet. Below them were their companions, some exhausted, some crippled by illness, all virtually incapacitated. Further progress was impossible. The expedition r
Savage arena by Joe Tasker( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and Polish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

?I could never again maintain that I was caught up in this game unwillingly. I knew now what I wanted to do. Willingly would I accept the hardship and fear, the discipline and the sacrifices, if only I could be given back the chance to climb that mountain.' Joe Tasker lies, struck down by a tooth abscess, in a damp, bug-infested room in the Himalaya, wondering if he will be well enough to climb Dunagiri, his first venture to the?big' mountains. He is there with Dick Renshaw to attempt to make a two-man ascent of the Peak? one of the first true Alpine-style expeditions to the Greater Ran
La montagna di luce : due uomini sulla parete ovest del Changabang by Peter Boardman( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cours d'architecture enseigné dans l'Academie royale d'architecture by François Blondel( Book )

1 edition published in 1698 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Azzardo estremo by Joe Tasker( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La montaña resplandeciente : dos hombres en la pared oeste del Changabang by Peter Boardman( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remembrancer of excellent men by Clement Barksdale( Book )

1 edition published in 1670 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FREE Mountaineering Books : eBook Sampler:Vertebrate Publishing eBooks for the adventurous from Tilman, Terray, Tasker, Scott, MacIntyre, Fowler, Diemberger, Messner, and Heckmair by Reinhold Messner( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For this FREE mountaineering eBook collection from Vertebrate Publishing, we've picked extracts from eleven of our favourite mountaineering and exploration titles. Including works from Reinhold Messner, Edwin Drummond and Joe Tasker, these award-winning titles trace the history of mountains from the 1920s to the present day. From the tense and thrilling to the evocative and stirring, they record some of the most exciting events in climbing. Legendary explorer H.W. Tilman cycles across Africa in Snow on the Equator. Kurt Diemberger offers a harrowing first-hand account of the 1996 K2 tragedy i
Lśniąca góra by Peter Boardman( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for youth, gentlemen and noblemen by Walter Raleigh( Book )

1 edition published in 1722 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Histoire du Vieux et du Nouveau Testament, enrichie de plusiers figures en taille-douce, &c. by Jacques Basnage( Book )

1 edition published in 1704 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Information Technology Agreement : Building a Global Information Infrastructure While Avoiding Customs Classification Disputes by Joe Tasker( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Spanish bonds : to His Excellency Senor Surra-y-Rull, Minister of Finances, Madrid by Joe Tasker( Book )

1 edition published in 1841 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.50 (from 0.34 for The shinin ... to 0.98 for Lśniąca ...)

The Boardman Tasker omnibus
Covers
Alternative Names
Joe Tasker britischer Bergsteiger in den späten 1970er- und frühen 1980er-Jahren und Buchautor

Joe Tasker Brits bergbeklimmer (1948-1982)

Joe Tasker montañero británico

Tasker, Joseph.

Τζο Τάσκερ

Джо Таскър

Таскер, Джо

태스커, 죠

Languages