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Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster

Author: Jon Krakauer
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : G.K. Hall, 1997.
Series: G.K. Hall large print core collection.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The true story of the deadliest season in the history of Mt. Everest as six climbers lost their lives in their attempt to reach the summit.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Named Person: Jon Krakauer; Jon Krakauer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Krakauer
ISBN: 0783882858 9780783882857
OCLC Number: 37341397
Notes: Originally published: New York : Villard, 1997.
"G.K. Hall large print core collection"--Title page verso.
Description: 384 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: G.K. Hall large print core collection.
Responsibility: Jon Krakauer.

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The true story of the deadliest season in the history of Mt. Everest as six climbers lost their lives in their attempt to reach the summit.

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