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The Resource Buried in the sky : the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day, Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan

Buried in the sky : the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day, Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan

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Buried in the sky : the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day
Title
Buried in the sky
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day
Statement of responsibility
Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan
Title variation
Buried in the sky
Title variation remainder
the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2s deadliest day
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the stories of the sherpas who have acted as expert consultants to Westerners climbing the Himalayas, focusing in particular on Chhiring Dorje Sherpa and Pasang Lama, who survived when eleven other climbers died on K2 in August 2008
Award
National Outdoor Book Award for History/Biography, 2012.
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10120056
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zuckerman, Peter
Dewey number
796.522095491
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV199.44.P182
LC item number
Z84 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Padoan, Amanda
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True
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  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineering accidents
  • Sherpa (Nepalese people)
  • Sherpa (Nepalese people)
Target audience
adult
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the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day
Label
Buried in the sky : the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day, Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012008490
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393079883
Lccn
2012008490
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Buried in the sky : the extraordinary story of the Sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day, Peter Zuckerman and Amanda Padoan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012008490
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393079883
Lccn
2012008490
Other physical details
col. ill.

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