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Cover of: Annapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet) by Maurice Herzog
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Cover of: Annapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet) by Maurice Herzog

Annapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet)
by Maurice Herzog ; translated from the French by Nea Morin and Janet Adam Smith. Cartographic and photographic documentation by Marcel Ichac ; with an introd. by Eric Shipton.

Published by Dutton in New York .

Table of Contents

Introduction vii
Foreword xi
Preface by Lucien Devies xiii
CHAPTER i Preparations i ii The Himalaya 6
in The Hidden Valley 16
rv The East Dhaulagiri Glacdzr 26
v Looking for Annapurna 37
vi Council of War 55
vii The Miristi Khola 62
viii The Spur 70
ix Annapurna 8 1 x The Sickle 98
xi Camp II 109
xii The Assault 120
xiii The Third of June 129
xrv The Crevasse 136
xv The Avalanche 147
xvi The Retreat 158
xvii In the Woods of Lete 170
xviii Through the Paddy Fdzlds 181
xix Gorakiipur 1 90 xx There Are Other Annapurnas 196
Glossary 207

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 916.42
Library of Congress DS485.H6 H434 1952

The Physical Object

Pagination xv, 208 p. :
Number of pages 208

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24200285M
Internet Archive annapurnafirstco00herz
OCLC/WorldCat 7669881

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