The Call of Everest

The Call of Everest

The History, Science, and Future of the World's Tallest Peak

Book - 2013
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Presents a historical survey of the world's tallest mountain, featuring accounts of famous climbs and tragedies, previously unpublished photographs, and scientific findings on the impact of climate change.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]
ISBN: 9781426210167
Branch Call Number: 915.496 Anke
Characteristics: 303 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Everest calls
The meaning of Everest
The birth of Everest
The people of Everest
The nature of Everest
The climbers of Everest
The agonies of Everest
One season on Everest
The future of Everest
Additional Contributors: Hornbein, Thomas


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