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Everest : triumph and tragedy on the world's highest peak

Author: Matt Dickinson
Publisher: New York : HarperResource, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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An interactive portrait of Mount Everest features removable historical documents and lavish photography, complemented by information on how to chart a route, a dossier for commercial climbers, and a history of the mountain and its famous summits.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Dickinson
ISBN: 0060188065 9780060188061
OCLC Number: 50871435
Notes: Includes removable documents and artifacts.
Description: 31 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents: 1) p.8. map of Mount Everest (l folded page) --
2) p.11. Nepalese paper money (1 folded item) --
3) p.13. red prayer flag (1 folded cloth) --
4) p.19. facsimile of envelope (1 folded sheet) --
5) p.21. personal equipment list (2 folded pages) --
6) p.23. mini-history of first ascents-map on reverse (1 folded page) --
7) p.25. Everest forms (5 stapled pages).
Responsibility: Matt Dickinson.
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An interactive portrait of Mount Everest features removable historical documents and lavish photography, complemented by information on how to chart a route, a dossier for commercial climbers, and a history of the mountain and its famous summits.

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