The autobiographical account of the author's climb up Mount Everest. Ten expeditions from around the world were preparing for the final climb when a devastating storm hit Everest, leaving eight climbers dead. This is a look at all that happened on the mountain that day.
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"Dickinson's book reads like a thriller, pacy and exciting, [...] a real page turner" ( The Guardian)
"A gripping account of filming - and surviving - in the death zone" ( Mail on Sunday)
"Takes off like an F-16...After the first chapter I was starving for more and had trouble putting the book down" ( Wanderlust)
A gripping and terryfying account of the fatal mission to climb Everest in 1996. Perfect for fans of extreme sports books and mountaineering adventures, including the prize-winning book documentary, Touching the Void.
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Book Description HUTCHINSON, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091802393