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Tenzing : hero of Everest, a biography of Tenzing Norgay

Author: Ed Douglas
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the life of Tenzing Norgay, the guide who helped Ed Hillary become the first person to scale Mount Everest.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Tenzing Norkey; Tenzing Norkey; Tenzing Norkey.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Douglas
ISBN: 0792269837 9780792269830 0792268849 9780792268840
OCLC Number: 50447807
Description: xix, 299 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Ed Douglas.
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A portrait of the Tibetan-born Sherpa Tenzing Norgay describes his life as an illiterate yak herder, his relationship with Sir Edmund Hillary, and his accomplishments as a mountaineer.  Read more...

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