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Everest: Alone at the Summit

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  • Publication Year: 2001

Everest: Alone at the Summit. Stephen Venables (Thunders Mouth Press, $14.95). First American edition of Venables’ climb of the Kangshung Face of Everest (see Ed Webster’s Snow in the Kingdom, reviewed above). Tom Holzel called it an intensely told epic described with “great realism” in these pages in 1990.

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