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Into Thin Air

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4 out of 5
Based on 1,593 Ratings and 1,593 Reviews

Book Description
When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10,1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin the perilous descent from 29,028 feet (roughly the cruising altitude of an Airbus jetliner), twenty other climbers were still pushing doggedly to the top, unaware that the sky had b... More
Book Information
PublisherAnchor
BindingKindle Edition (87 editions)
Reading LevelAdult
# of Pages368
ISBN-10B000FC1ITK
Publication Date11/12/1998
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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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