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The Resource Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer

Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer

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Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Title
Into thin air
Title remainder
a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Statement of responsibility
Jon Krakauer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A journalist's first-hand report on the ill-fated Mt. Everest expedition of May 1996 in which a freak storm claimed the lives of nine adventurers. Describes the gruelling ascent of the climbers, their sense of elation at reaching the peak, and the tragic events that followed
Cataloging source
MPI
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Krakauer, Jon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Krakauer, Jon
  • Adventure Consultants
  • Mountain Madness (Firm)
  • Mountaineering accidents
  • Mountaineering expeditions
Label
Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 332, [1] p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385494786
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
"New afterword by the author"--Cover.
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42967338
  • (OCoLC)36130642
Label
Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 332, [1] p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385494786
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
"New afterword by the author"--Cover.
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42967338
  • (OCoLC)36130642

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