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text The vast unknown : America's first ascent of Everest

Summary

Chronicles the first American expedition to Mount Everest in May 1963, profiling the team of climbers while examining the impact the mission had on the American consciousness and sense of identity during the Cold War.

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xv, 300 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 25 cm
Publisher
Crown Publishers 2013

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TADL-WOOD 796.522 COB in Adult Non-fiction Available

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