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Soldiers and Sherpas - A Taste for Adventure

£24.99

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Hardback with dustjacket, Michael Joseph, 1988.

Very good condition wit some shelfwear to dustjacket.

This is the story of "Brummie" Stokes, one of Britain's most accomplished mountaineers. His varied life includes service with the Greenjackets, SAS and the army in the Falklands. In the summer of 1988 he makes his second attempt leading an 18-strong team of British mountaineers to meet the challenge of the unconquered Northeast ridge of Everest which has defeated so many. The expedition will be monitored by satellite and an account of the attempt is included in the book. In detail, he talks us through the various stages of preparation - mental and physical - for a big climb, reliving the dangers and thrills of conquering a summit.

Item details

Author(s):
Stokes, Brummie
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0718131193
ISBN-13:
9780718131197
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Michael Joseph
Title:
Soldiers and Sherpas

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Hardback with dustjacket, Michael Joseph, 1988.

Very good condition wit some shelfwear to dustjacket.

This is the story of "Brummie" Stokes, one of Britain's most accomplished mountaineers. His varied life includes service with the Greenjackets, SAS and the army in the Falklands. In the summer of 1988 he makes his second attempt leading an 18-strong team of British mountaineers to meet the challenge of the unconquered Northeast ridge of Everest which has defeated so many. The expedition will be monitored by satellite and an account of the attempt is included in the book. In detail, he talks us through the various stages of preparation - mental and physical - for a big climb, reliving the dangers and thrills of conquering a summit.

Author(s):
Stokes, Brummie
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0718131193
ISBN-13:
9780718131197
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Michael Joseph
Title:
Soldiers and Sherpas

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