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The Resource Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest, Wade Davis

Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest, Wade Davis

Label
Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest
Title
Into the silence
Title remainder
the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest
Statement of responsibility
Wade Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes British climbers' attempts to scale Mount Everest in the early 1920s, discussing such topics as the role of imperial ambition in the expedition and the way in which the ascent reflected England's post-World War I redemption efforts
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Wade
Dewey number
  • 796.522092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GV199.92.M356
LC item number
D38 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mallory, George
  • Mount Everest Expedition
  • Mountaineers
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest, Wade Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • "A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [579]-623) and index
Contents
Great Gable -- Everest imagined -- The plan of attack -- Hinks's watch -- Enter Mallory -- The doorway to the mountain -- The blindness of birds -- Eastern approaches -- The North Col -- The summit of their desires -- Finch's triumph -- The thread of life -- The price of life is death
Control code
ocn699763980
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiv, 655 pages
Isbn
9780375408892
Lccn
2011013888
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o699763980
  • (OCoLC)699763980
  • (Sirsi) b1204058
Label
Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest, Wade Davis
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • "A Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [579]-623) and index
Contents
Great Gable -- Everest imagined -- The plan of attack -- Hinks's watch -- Enter Mallory -- The doorway to the mountain -- The blindness of birds -- Eastern approaches -- The North Col -- The summit of their desires -- Finch's triumph -- The thread of life -- The price of life is death
Control code
ocn699763980
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiv, 655 pages
Isbn
9780375408892
Lccn
2011013888
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o699763980
  • (OCoLC)699763980
  • (Sirsi) b1204058

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