Into Thin Air: Personal Account of the Everest Disaster

Jon Krakauer

Subjects

  • True lives
  • Sport and leisure

Average rating

5 out 5

The story of a 24-hour period on Everest, when members of three separate expeditions struggled for survival when they were caught in a storm and faced a battle against hurricane-force winds, exposure, and the effects of altitude, which ended in the worst, single-season death toll in the peak's history.

ISBN

9780333695272

Reviews

It is a non-fiction book about expedition at Mount Everest in 1996. Heroism, bravery and love to mountains.

Monika 07.05.2017