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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster

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Based on 351,207 Ratings and 15,335 Reviews

Book Description
A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down." He was wrong. The storm, which claimed five lives and left countless more--including Krakauer's--in guilt-ridden disarray, would also provide the impetus for Into Thin Air, Krakauer's epi... More
Book Information
PublisherAnchor
BindingMass Market Paperback (87 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages416
ISBN-100385492081
ISBN-13978-0385492089
Publication Date04/06/1998
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About Jon Krakauer (Author) : Jon Krakauer is a published author and a narrator of adult books. Some of the published credits of Jon Krakauer include Into Thin Air, High Exposure: An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Pl... more
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