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Into the Silence

The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest

Into the Silence( )
Author: Davis, Wade
ISBN:978-0-375-40889-2
Publication Date:Oct 2011
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $32.50
Book Description:

On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip ofnbsp;Mount Everest's North Col. George Mallory, thirty-seven, was Britain's finest climber. Sandy Irvine was a young Oxford scholar of twenty-two with little previous mountaineering experience. Neither of them returned. nbsp; In this magisterial work of history and adventure, based on more than a decade of prodigious research in British, Canadian, and European archives,...
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Book Details
Pages:672
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
Nature / Ecosystems & Habitats / Mountains
Sports & Recreation / Mountaineering
History / Military / World War I
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.48 x 9.5 x 1.73 Inches
Book Weight:2.404 Pounds



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