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Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak by Maurice Herzog

Annapurna is the unforgettable account of this heroic climb and of its harrowing aftermath, including a nightmare descent of frostbite, snow blindness, and near death.

Maurice Herzog (1919—) is a legendary French mountaineer and sports administrator. In 1950 he became the first person to conquer an 8,000-meter peak, Annapurna. His accomplishment was surpassed only when Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reached the summit of Everest in 1953. He lives in Lyon, France.
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  • 240 pages
ISBN-13: 9781599218939
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Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak by Maurice Herzog
21-893-9

SKU #:
01686567
UPC #:
9781599218939
$14.99