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Messner, Reinhold 1944-

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Works: 631 works in 1,816 publications in 7 languages and 12,776 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Creator, Interviewee, Other, Consultant, Contributor, Photographer, Narrator, Conceptor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Director, wpr
Classifications: GV199.92.M47, B
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Most widely held works by Reinhold Messner
Everest : expedition to the ultimate by Reinhold Messner( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 libraries worldwide
'Everest by fair means – that is the human dimension, and that is what interests me ... In reaching for the oxygen cylinder, a climber degrades Everest ... a climber who doesn't rely on his own strength and skills, but on apparatus and drugs, deceives himself. In May 1978 Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler became the first climbers in history to reach the summit of Mount Everest without the use of supplementary oxygen – an event which made international headlines and permanently altered the future of mountaineering. Here Messner tells how the and Habeler accomplished the impossible – and how it felt. He describes the dangers of the Khumbu Icefield, the daunting Lhotse flank, two lonely storm-filled nights at 26,247 feet, and finally the last step to the summit. Everest: Expedition to the Ultimate is a riveting account of the exhaustion, the exhilaration and the despair of climbing into the death zone. The book also includes a history of the mountain, successful ascents and Messner's reflections on recent tragedies on Mount Everest. Reinhold Messner was the first to climb all fourteen peaks higher than 8,000 metres. The author of more than a dozen books on his adventures, he lives in a castle in northern Italy
The second death of George Mallory : the enigma and spirit of Mount Everest by Reinhold Messner( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
The legendary mountain climber chronicles the adventures of two of his predecessors, George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, and their tragic efforts to scale Mount Everest in 1924
The challenge by Reinhold Messner( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and German and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Mountains : mapping the earth's extremes by Stefan Werner Dech( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
This thrilling combination of science, history, geography and adventure brings together more than 170 breathtaking virtual images of mountains, created using modern satellite technology with unprecedented precision and detail, allowing viewpoints that have never before been possible; the history of mountaineering, retold by world-class adventurer Reinhold Messner; first-hand accounts of expeditions by great climbers: Sandy Allan, Hansjörg Auer, Hervé Barmasse, Yannick Graziani, Tomaz̆ Humar, Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Pierre Mazeaud, Robert Paragot, John Roskelley, Adolf Schulze, Stephen Venables, and Barbara Washburn
Everest : Expedition zum Endpunkt by Reinhold Messner( Book )
36 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Dies ist der authentische Bericht über die Besteigung des Mount Everest - zum erstenmal ohne künstliche Atemluft. Über die Dokumentation hinaus geht es Reinhold Messner um seine innersten Empfindungen und Erfahrungen während dieser Expedition zum Endpunkt - zu den "weißen Flecken" seiner menschlichen Existenz
The crystal horizon : Everest--the first solo ascent by Reinhold Messner( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The author describes his solo climb of the world's highest mountain and briefly discusses the history of past expeditions
To the top of the world : alpine challenges in the Himalaya and Karakoram by Reinhold Messner( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Die Grenzen der Seele wirst du nicht finden über die Fragen unserer Zukunft by Reinhold Messner( Book )
5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in German and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Reinhold Messner, der bekannteste Alpinist unserer Tage, ist immer wieder an seine Grenzen gegangen. Er kennt auch das Scheitern, die Zerbrechlichkeit des Glücks, das Neu-anfangen-Dürfen ... Im Gespräch mit Michael Albus erzählt er nicht nur über sein bewegtes Leben, sondern auch über sein Verhältnis zum Tod, seine religiöse Prägung, seine Gedanken zu den großen Zukunftsfragen der Menschheit. Eine höchst anregende Lektüre
Hamish Fulton : keep moving by Hamish Fulton( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Keep Moving is an artist's book that Hamish Fulton, the British "walking artist," conceived for MUSEION-Museum of Modern and Contemporary art in Bolzano. At the core of Fulton's art are the experiences he accumulates during his walks: the exploration of self and the encounter with nature become one and the same. Fulton's works, in the form of photography and pictograme he combines with texts, are the distillation of these walks. Keep Moving is the result of eight days spent in the Corvara region of the Dolomites in the summer of 2004, during which the artist went on eight day-long walks and a guided climb, using a small mountain hut as his base. Deeply influenced by legendary mountaineer Reinhold Messner, in 2001 Hamish Fulton and Messner hiked together along the trail at the 5,000-year old iceman Otzi. (Back cover)
Hermann Buhl : climbing without compromise by Reinhold Messner( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Reinhold Messner, free spirit : a climber's life by Reinhold Messner( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Annapurna : 50 years of expeditions into the death zone by Reinhold Messner( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"In the half-century since Herzog's pioneering feat, climbing in the highest mountains of the world has changed and developed profoundly. Today it is possible to climb the notorious Annapurna even by its most demanding routes. Reinhold Messner traces this dramatic evolution in Annapurna: 50 Years of Expeditions in the Death Zone. Beginning with the thrilling story of Herzog's ascent, he pays tribute to Herzog's achievement (the team conquered completely unexplored terrain, relying on the equipment of the era) and lays to rest doubts and criticisms that have endured to this day." "Messner goes on to highlight the most exciting and significant ascents of the mountain since the 1950 expedition, including climbs led by Chris Bonington, Erhard Loretan, and those of Messner himself. Annapurna traces the evolution of the sport as it celebrates some of the most dramatic feats in mountaineering history."--BOOK JACKET
The wall : a new dimension in climbing by Alexander Huber( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
The big walls : from the North Face of the Eiger to the South Face of Dhaulagiri by Reinhold Messner( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Die Option : 1939 stimmten 86% der Südtiroler für das Aufgeben ihrer Heimat : warum? : ein Lehrstück in Zeitgeschichte ( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in German and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Non troverai i confini dell'anima by Reinhold Messner( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Montagne : immagini pensieri : per riuscire a salvare la montagna è fondamentale che le generazioni future ne capiscano i valori by Reinhold Messner( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Die Freiheit, aufzubrechen, wohin ich will : ein Bergsteigerleben by Reinhold Messner( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in German and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Messner (Jg. 1945) schildert in kurzen Erlebnisberichten seine Entwicklung vom südtiroler Dorfbuben zum bedeutenden Bergsteiger; reich illustriert
Solo Nanga Parbat by Reinhold Messner( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Himalaya, Bergsteigen, Expedition
All 14 eight-thousanders by Reinhold Messner( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A peak-by-peak account of perhaps the greatest achievement of mountaineer Reinhold Messner - the ascent of the world's 14 8000 metre peaks between 1970 and 1986. The 14 chapters describe the difficulties, tragedies and ultimate successes of the ascent of each peak
 
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Alternative Names
Mesner, Raïncholt 1944-
Mesner, Rajnchold 1944-
Mesners, Reinholds 1944-
Messner, Rajnchol'd 1944-
Messner, Reinhold Andreas 1944-
Messŭnŏ, Rainholt'ŭ 1944-
Mesunā, Rainhoruto 1944-
Mesŭnŏ, Rainholt'ŭ 1944-
Reinhold mesner
Reinhold Messner alpinista italiano
Reinhold Messner alpiniste italien
Reinhold Messner himalaista włoski
Reinhold Messner Italiaans politicus
Reinhold Messner italialainen poliitikko
Reinhold Messner Italian mountaineer, adventurer and explorer
Reinhold Messner italienischer Extrembergsteiger, Abenteurer, Politiker, MdEP
Reinhold Messner italský horolezec a spisovatel
Reinhold Messner olasz-osztrák hegymászó
Reynhold Messner
Ράινχολντ Μέσνερ
Ράινχολντ Μέσνερ Ιταλός ορειβάτης, εξερευνητής και συγγραφέας
Месснер, Райнхольд
Месснер, Райнхольд 1944-
Райнгольд Месснер
Райнхолд Меснер
Райнхольд Меснер
Райнхольд Месснер итальянский альпинист немецкого происхождения
Ռեյնհոլդ Մեսներ Լեռնագնաց, հետազոտող
ריינהולד מסנר
ריינהולד מסנר סופר איטלקי
رائنہولڈ میسنر
رينولد ميسنر
رینولد مسنر
राइनहार्ड मेसनर
রেইনহোল্ড মেসনার
ରିନହୋଲ୍ଡ ମେସନର
ரைன்ஹோல்ட் மெஸ்னெர்
റെയ്‌നോൾഡ് മെസ്സ്നർ
ไรน์โฮลด์ เมสเนอร์
라인홀트 메스너
메스너, 라인홀드 1944-
메스너, 라인홀트 1944-
메쓰너, 라인홀트 1944-
メスナー, ラインホルト
ラインホルト・メスナー
萊茵霍爾德·梅斯納爾
Languages
English (147)
German (103)
Italian (12)
Spanish (4)
Dutch (2)
Ga (1)
Czech (1)
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