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Summits and Secrets : the Kurt Diemberger autobiography

Author: Kurt Diemberger
Publisher: Sheffield : Vertebrate Digital, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kurt Diemberger's Summits and Secrets is a mountaineering autobiography like no other. It is a must-read for those wanting an insight into the life and achievements of one of the toughest  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Diemberger, Kurt.
Summits and Secrets.
Sheffield : Vertebrate Digital, 2019
(OCoLC)1089222189
Named Person: Kurt Diemberger; Kurt Diemberger
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Diemberger
ISBN: 9781912560028 191256002X
OCLC Number: 1089344721
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Contents; Part I; Chapter 1: The Astronaut; Chapter 2: Crystals; Part II; Chapter 3: Grandfather's Bicycle; Chapter 4: The Matterhorn: An Expedition; Chapter 5: One Step ... ; Chapter 6: Bookkeeping and Pull-Ups; Chapter 7: Two on a Rope; Chapter 8: Twenty-Thousand Feet in Twenty-Four Hours; Chapter 9: Daisies, a Cat and the North Face of the Matterhorn; Chapter 10: The Giant Meringue; Chapter 11: Tempest; Chapter 12: My First Eight-Thousander: To Broad Peak with Hermann Buhl; Part III; Chapter 13: The North Face of the Eiger; Chapter 14: A Lesson in French Chapter 15: The Great Peuterey RidgeChapter 16: Alpine Geometry; Chapter 17: The White Mountain of the Himalaya: Dhaulagiri; Chapter 18: Herbert Tichy; Chapter 19: Eighteen to Eighty-One: Finals and a Police Sergeant; Part IV; Chapter 20: The Break-Even; Chapter 21: The Fourth Dimension; Chapter 22: Ordeal by Fire; Chapter 23: Higher than the Eagle Soars: Hindu Kush; Chapter 24: An Apple on Tirich Mir; Chapter 25: 360 Million Years; Part V; Chapter 26: Three Words From Greenland; Chapter 27: Between the Gran Sasso, Salzburg and ... ; Chapter 28: Altamira; Photographs and Maps
Responsibility: Kurt Diemberger ; translated by Hugh Merrick.

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