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The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest

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4 out of 5
Based on 1,134 Ratings and 447 Reviews

Book Description
The Climb is Russian mountaineer Anatoli Boukreev's account of the harrowing May 1996 Mount Everest attempt, a tragedy that resulted in the deaths of eight people. The book is also Boukreev's rebuttal to accusations from fellow climber and author Jon Krakauer, who, in his bestselling memoir, Into Thin Air, suggests that Boukreev forfeited the safety of his clients to achieve his own climbing goals... More
Book Information
PublisherSt. Martin's Press
BindingMass Market Paperback (16 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages297
ISBN-100312965338
ISBN-13978-0312965334
Publication Date07/15/1998
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