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Author: Gail Herman; Michele Amatrula
Publisher: New York : Random House , [2015] ©2015
Series: Totally true adventures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the attempts to climb to the summit of Mount Everest, including the journey made by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, highlighting how they used teamwork to make it to the top.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Children's nonfiction
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Edmund Hillary; Tenzing Norkey; George Mallory; Edmund Hillary; Tenzing Norkey; George Herbert Leigh-Mallory; George Herbert Leigh-Mallory; George Herbert Leigh-Mallory; Edmund Hillary; George Mallory; Tenzing Norkey; George Mallory; Edmund Hillary
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Herman; Michele Amatrula
ISBN: 9780553509861 0553509861 9780553509878 055350987X 9780553509861 0553509861 9780553509885 0553509888
OCLC Number: 895116909
Notes: "A Stepping Stone Book."
Target Audience: Primary, intermediate
Description: 92 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.
Contents: The highest challenge --
Mallory, the man --
1921 expedition: exploring the unknown --
1922 expedition: avalanche! --
1924 expedition: Mallory's final climb --
Sherpa Tenzing Norgay --
Tiger of Everest --
Hillary grows up --
The 1953 expedition begins --
Summit team --
In the death zone --
The roof of the world --
To the top --
The story behind the story.
Series Title: Totally true adventures.
Responsibility: by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula.

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Describes the attempts to climb to the summit of Mount Everest, including the journey made by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, highlighting how they used teamwork to make it to the top.

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