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Shipton, Eric 1907-1977

Overview
Works: 74 works in 227 publications in 5 languages and 3,217 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Maps  Topographic maps 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G510, 796.522
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Most widely held works by Eric Shipton
Mountain conquest by Eric Shipton( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A record of the great mountaineering successes that were scored, first in the Alps and then around the world
Tierra del Fuego : the fatal Lodestone by Eric Shipton( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land of tempest; travels in Patagonia, 1958-62 by Eric Shipton( Book )

14 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mount Everest Reconnaissance Expedition, 1951 by Eric Shipton( Book )

15 editions published between 1951 and 1953 in English and Italian and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountains of Tartary by Eric Shipton( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon that mountain by Eric Shipton( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and French and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of expeditions to the Himalaya Mountains
Men against Everest by Eric Shipton( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanda Devi by Eric Shipton( Book )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

‘When a man is conscious of the urge to explore, not all the arduous journeyings, the troubles that will beset him and the lack of material gains from his investigations will stop him.' Nanda Devi is one of the most inaccessible mountains in the Himalaya. It is surrounded by a huge ring of peaks, among them some of the highest mountains in the Indian Himalaya. For fifty years the finest mountaineers of the early twentieth century had repeatedly tried and failed to reach the foot of the mountain. Then, in 1934, Eric Shipton and H. W. Tilman found a way in. Their 1934 expedition is regarded as t
Blank on the map by Eric Shipton( Book )

14 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Shipton's Legacy for Mountaineers, by Hugh Ruttledge; Eric Shipton, by Jim Perrin; Foreword, by T. G. Longstaf; Chapter 1: How an Expedition Begins; Chapter 2: Of the Real Value of Climbing; Chapter 3: Sherpas and Sahibs; Chapter 4: Local Colour; Chapter 5: The Passes of the Great Karakoram; Chapter 6: Trouble with the 'Hungry Hundred'; Chapter 7: Mutiny on the Hanging Glacier; Chapter 8: Loads across the Watershed; Chapter 9: Finding the Aghil Pass; Chapter 10: Finding the Zug Shaksgam River; Chapter 11: In Unexplored Zug Shaksgam; Chapter 12: K2; Chapter 13: The Crevasse Glacier
The true book about the North Pole by Eric Shipton( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true book about Everest by Eric Shipton( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 1962 in Japanese and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanda Devi : exploration and ascent by Eric Shipton( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quel mondo inesplorato : autobiografia by Eric Shipton( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Face à l'Everest. L'Expédition anglaise de reconnaissance, 1951 by Eric Shipton( Book )

6 editions published in 1953 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hispar-Biafo glacial regions (Karakoram Himalaya) by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conquistatori di vette by Eric Shipton( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expedición de reconocimiento al Everest, 1951 by Eric Shipton( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers' and travellers' tales: Sir John Hunt, John Brown, Ella Maillart, Eric Shipton, Brian Fawcett, Sebastian Snow by Odette Tchernine( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That untravelled world: an autobiography by Eric Shipton( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The six mountain-travel books by Eric Shipton( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nanda Devi : exploration and ascent
Alternative Names
Earle Shipton, Eric 1907-1977

Eric Shipton alpinista e esploratore britannico

Eric Shipton alpiniste

Eric Shipton britischer Bergsteiger

Eric Shipton Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1907-1977)

Shipton, E. E. 1907-1977

Shipton, Eric

Shipton Eric 1907-1977

Shipton, Eric E. 1907-1977

Shipton, Eric Earle

Shipton, Eric Earle, 1907-

Shipton, Eric Earle 1907-1977

エリック・シプトン

シプトン, エリック

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