The will to climb : obsession and commitment and the quest to climb Annapurna--the world's deadliest peak / Ed Viesturs, with David Roberts.
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|Erlanger Branch||796.52209 V665w 2011 (Text)||33126017257795||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780307720429
- ISBN: 030772042X
- Physical Description: xvi, 281 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2011.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references.
The author gives an account of his three attempts to climb Annapurna, as well a history of others' attempts. He was eventually successful, and with that summit, had climbed all fourteen of the world's 8,000 meter peaks, the first and only American to do so.
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