By Joe Simpson, Maurice Herzog
The spell binding account, by way of the chief of the French day trip, of the 1st conquest of Annapurna - at the moment, and at greater than 8000 metres, the top mountain ever climbed. it's a tale of breathtaking braveness and backbone opposed to appalling odds. In files of hiking, in stories of human endeavour, there's not anything so unforgettable because the account of the descent by means of the positive yet frost-bitten males, after the monsoon had damaged, during the flooded valleys of Nepal.
As good as an advent via Joe Simpson, this new version comprises sixteen pages of pictures, which offer a impressive visible checklist of this mythical excursion.
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Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8000-Metre Peak by Joe Simpson, Maurice Herzog