Hillary and Norgay
To the Top of Mount EverestBook - 2007
Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reached the top of Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, on a British expedition in 1953. The achievement was hailed around the world and launched a 20th century obsession with climbing ever higher. This exciting new book describes their perilous journey as well as their relationship and Norgay's role as a Sherpa guide.
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2007.
Branch Call Number: J796.522 WHI
Characteristics: 32 p : col. ill. ; 29. cm.