Book description:Genre: Sports
1st ed. of "Eric Shipton: Everest and Beyond".
ISBN 13: 9780898866599
Number of pages: 476
Threading his way over Tibetan passes or forcing the forbidding cirque of the Nanda Devi Sanctuary, mountaineering legend Eric Shipton (1907-1977) continues to fascinate readers.
Here biographer Peter Steele draws a full-bodied portrait of the self-effacing explorer with new information about his public and private lives. He gives, for the first time, the full story behind