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Young Adventurers Guide to Everest: From Avalanche to Zopkiok Jonathan Chester

Young Adventurers Guide to Everest: From Avalanche to Zopkiok

Jonathan Chester

Published
ISBN : 9781582460697
Hardcover
48 pages
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 About the Book 

Avalanche, crevasse, ice fall, wind chillwhether these words are cause for alarm or inspiration, this gorgeously photographed, meticulously researched book will bring the worlds tallest mountain into crisp focus. The excitement, risk, and challengeMoreAvalanche, crevasse, ice fall, wind chill—whether these words are cause for alarm or inspiration, this gorgeously photographed, meticulously researched book will bring the worlds tallest mountain into crisp focus. The excitement, risk, and challenge of trekking and climbing Mount Everest is brought to life here, combined with such practical aspects as the best gear to pack and what you need to know before setting off. Young would-be adventurers will also gain insight into the sherpa people who have lived with the mountain for centuries. So heres your chance to climb the Goddess Mother of the Earth and come back safe and sound with the book that captures the crunch of steel on ice, the weight of the oxygen tank on your back, and the fog in your goggles.