Illus. in full color. Here is the gripping story of Hillary and Norgay'sperilous ascent of Mount Everest as they battled snow and ice slides, whippingwinds, and the grim knowledge that 19 others had died in the same attempt."This is just the book to hook adventure-lovers on biographies. "-- "SchoolLibrary Journal. "
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