1 edition of Verist. found in the catalog.
|Series||The verist -- No.1, Vol.2, Spring, 1947|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||23|
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This new trilogy pits his young protagonists against one of nature’s most awesome symbols – Mount Everest. We were sitting on a pile of rocks at 27, feet on the Northeast Ridge of Mount Everest—the Chinese side, away from the crowd in Nepal.
The Climb (), republished as The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest, is an account by Russian-Kazakhstani mountaineer Anatoli Boukreev of the Everest Disaster, during which eight climbers died on the mountain. The co-author, G.
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One come from all across America to be the youngest kid ever to climb Everest. But only one will reach the top first. The competition is fierce. The preparation is intense. The challenge is breathtaking. After the Wind: Everest Tragedy—One Survivor’s Story is a book by Lou Kasischke that details his experiences as a client on Rob Hall’s expedition during the Mount Everest accident killed eight climbers—including four from the Hall expedition—and remained the worst climbing accident on Everest until the Mount Everest avalanche.Peak is a young adult fiction novel by Roland yed in the novel are the physical and emotional challenges that face a fourteen-year-old as he climbs Mount Everest as well as tall buildings in New York City after moving from Wyoming.
Peak won the National Outdoor Book. Jon Krakauer, the journalist who survived the catastrophic expedition on Everest that resulted in multiple fatalities, and whose subsequent book Into .