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K2 Challenging the Sky by Roberto Mantovani

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Published by Mountaineers Books .
Written in English


  • Pakistan,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Mountain Climbing,
  • Sports,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Asia - India,
  • Description and travel,
  • History,
  • K2 (Mountain),
  • K2 (Pakistan : Mountain)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8273484M
ISBN 100898865182
ISBN 109780898865189

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The K2 disaster occurred on 1 August , when 11 mountaineers from international expeditions died on K2, the second-highest mountain on Earth. Three others were seriously injured. The series of deaths, over the course of the Friday ascent and Saturday descent, was the worst single accident in the history of K2 mountaineering. Books shelved as grades-k Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak, The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka, A Bad Case of Stripes by D. May 29,  · Veteran world-class climber and bestselling author Ed Viesturs—the only American to have climbed all fourteen of the world’s 8,meter peaks, and only the sixth man to do so without supplemental oxygen—trains his sights on Mount Everest, the highest peak on earth, in richly detailed accounts of expeditions that are by turns personal, harrowing, deadly, and inspiring. No Way Down tells the story of the K2 disaster that saw 11 climbers lose their lives. In telling this story it also examines the human spirit and drive to conquer the unconquerable. It is a book about life at it's most simplest you keep moving our you die.4/5.