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The Resource The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak, Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts

The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak, Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts

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The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak
Title
The will to climb
Title remainder
obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak
Statement of responsibility
Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts
Title variation
will to climb
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obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the worlds most deadly peak
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ed Viesturs chronicles his three attempts to climb the world's tenth-highest and statistically deadliest peak, Annapurna in the Himalayas, while exploring the dramatic and tragic history of others who have made, or attempted, the ascent, and what these exploits teach us about facing life's greatest challenges.--Book jacket
Summary
A seasoned mountain climber describes his harrowing attempt to climb the Himalayas' Annapurna, statistically the most deadly peak in the world
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10020263
Cataloging source
DLC
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Viesturs, Ed
Dewey number
796.52/2095496
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV199.44.N46
LC item number
V54 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1943-
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Roberts, David
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True
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  • Mountaineering
  • Mountains
  • Mountaineers
  • Annapurna (Nepal)
Target audience
adult
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obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's most deadly peak
Label
The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak, Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts
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Publication
Note
"With a foreword by Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League"-Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn708648584
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780307720429
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011011680
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)708648584
Label
The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak, Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts
Publication
Note
"With a foreword by Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League"-Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn708648584
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780307720429
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011011680
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)708648584

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