Ultimate High: My Everest Odyssey: Kropp, Göran
Click for larger image.

Item #16693
Price: $14.95

view cart

Phone orders: 802-482-7287

100% Customer
Satisfaction Guarantee

Ultimate High: My Everest Odyssey

Author(s): Kropp, Göran

Copyright: 1999, Discovery Books, NY
Specifications: 1st, 8vo, pp.xii, 227, 21 color photos, 3 maps, sketch, blue/grey cloth
Condition: dj unclipped, fine, cloth fine

Kropp took a new approach to climbing Everest by starting out from Sweden on his bike in October 1995. Seven months later his first solo summit attempt ended 350 feet short of the top. Following the disastrous storm which claimed a number of lives he succeeded on his second attempt, in the company of renowned sherpa climber Ang Rita, and without the use of supplemental oxygen. He then got on his bike to head back home. This also includes an account of his 1993 ascent of K2 via the Abruzzi Ridge. In 1999 he returned to Everest and made his second ascent.

Home | Advanced Search | How to Order | Catalogues | Request a Newsletter | Links | About Us | FAQ | Contact Us

Copyright © 2024 Top of the World Books