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Tenzing and the Sherpas of Everest

Author: Judy Tenzing; Tashi Tenzing
Publisher: Pymble, Sydney, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text presents the inspiring story of this poor and illiterate man who left behind his small ancestral village in a remote part of the Himalaya and through grit, courage and sheer determination climbed the world's highest mountain and became a hero around the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Tenzing Norkey; Tenzing Norkey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Tenzing; Tashi Tenzing
ISBN: 0732267250 9780732267254
OCLC Number: 155649195
Notes: "With forewords by His Holiness The Dalai Lama and Sir Edmund Hillary"--Cover.
Description: xxvi, 211 pages, [48] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), 1 map, portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Judy & Tashi Tenzing.

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