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Last climb : the legendary Everest expeditions of George Mallory

Author: David Breashears; Audrey Salkeld
Publisher: Washington : National Geographic Society, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From renowned Everest mountaineer and filmmaker David Breashears and historian Audrey Salkeld, comes the first lavishly illustrated account of Englishman George Mallory's 1920's Everest expeditions, including the ill-fated 1924 attempt with Andrew Irvine to be the first to summit Everest. Included are rare, never-before-published archival photographs, as well as an account of the recent, sensational discovery of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Breashears, David.
Last climb.
Washington : National Geographic Society, ©1999
(OCoLC)647397850
Named Person: George Mallory; George Mallory; George Herbert Leigh-Mallory; George Herbert Leigh-Mallory
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Breashears; Audrey Salkeld
ISBN: 0792275381 9780792275381
OCLC Number: 41991385
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 239 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Spotless pinacle --
Walking off the map --
Knees of the Gods --
Round one --
Lama's blessing --
Into the mists --
Into legend --
Reading the clues.
Other Titles: Legendary Everest expeditions of George Mallory
Responsibility: David Breashears and Audrey Salkeld ; forword by John Mallory.
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Describes Mallory's final expedition to Mount Everest in 1924, the mystery surrounding his disappearance, and the discovery of his remains in 1999.  Read more...

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