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Triumph on Everest

A Photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary (Photobiographies)

by Broughton Coburn

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Published by National Geographic Children"s Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Explorers & discoverers,
  • Language & Literature,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal),
  • Children"s 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography,
  • New Zealand,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Hillary, Edmund,,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • History - Exploration & Discovery,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Adventure & Adventurers,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Mountaineers,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Sir,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7805588M
    ISBN 100792271149
    ISBN 109780792271147
    OCLC/WorldCa43706556

    May 31,  · At a.m. on May 29, , Edmund Hillary of New Zealand and Tenzing Norgay, a Sherpa of Nepal, become the first explorers to reach the summit of . The Himalayas have meant both triumph and tragedy for Sir Edmund Hillary. He and Tenzing Norgay, a Sherpa guide, were the first human beings to stand upon the 29,foot summit of Mount Everest.

    Apr 07,  · Triumph on Everest: a photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary Item Preview remove-circle a photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary by Coburn, Broughton, Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the triumph of Mount Everest, the Himalayan Trust Advisory Committee takes pride in presenting this volume, a tribute to .

    Broughton Coburn is a writer, lecturer, and college instructor who specializes in crafting narratives of the people and landscape of the Himalayas. He has authored a young adult photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary, Triumph on Everest; collaborated with Jamling Tenzing Norgay More about Broughton Coburn. May 26,  · THE CALL OF EVEREST: THE HISTORY, SCIENCE, AND FUTURE OF THE WORLD’S TALLEST PEAK by Conrad Anker, Thomas Hornbein, Bernadette McDonald, David Breashears. Gripping and sumptuous, this is the definitive book on the history, mystique, and science of Mount Everest, including how climate change is impacting the world’s tallest mountain.


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Broughton Coburn writes a young readers' biography of Sir Edmund Hillary in Triumph on Everest. He covers the bulk of Hillary's life, from his birth up to his 80th birthday, including his climb of Everest, his many other adventures, and his life of philanthropy. Foreword by Mingma Norbu SherpaReleased in paperback just in time for the 50th anniversary of Hillary?s history-making climb, this exciting photobiography celebrates the extraordinary life of the New Zealand farm boy who in May became the first person known to have reached the summit of Mount Everest.

With climbing partner Tenzing Norgay, the iron-willed Hillary crossed deadly icefalls. Sep 21,  · Three decades after historic triumph on Mount Everest, Canmore's Sharon Wood comes to terms with conflicting feelings about the climb in new memoir. Triumph on Everest: A Photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary.

This action-packed book celebrates the extraordinary life of Sir Edmund Hillary, the New Zealand farm boy who in May became the first person known to have reached the summit of Mount Everest.

Roped to a Sherpa named Tenzing Norgay, the iron-willed Hillary crossed deadly icefalls. Triumph on Everest. life of the New Zealand farm boy who in May became the first person known to have reached the summit of Mount Everest. With climbing partner Tenzing Norgay, the iron-willed Hillary crossed deadly icefalls, clawed his way up vertical walls, and persevered through gale-force winds until he finally stood at the top of.

Softcover, 64 pages, April This action-packed book celebrates the extraordinary life of Sir Edmund Hillary, the New Zealand farm boy who in May became the first person known to have reached the summit of Mount Everest.

Roped to a Sherpa nam. Triumph on Everest A Photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary (Book): Coburn, Broughton: A biography of Edmund Hillary, whose love of snow, mountains, and the outdoor life culminated in his conquering the highest peak in the world. Jul 27,  · The back also includes statistics, including all recorded Everest ascents up to the publication of the book (), all deaths on Everest, and number of other interesting data.

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