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An extremely readable and informative narrative on the early pre-oxygen days of Mt Evesesr climbers
who sustained undeserved tragedies in addition to a heart rending... Read more
It was Great read. Some of the details of the Great War well written, but horifying. The Everest climb was incredible considering the equipment was really inadequate, but was... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
Using the First World War to weave the story of the men who made the early attempts on Everest was a fascinating way to capture their motivation and inspiration. Read morePublished 7 months ago by kevin p mcneil
This book goes down as one of the greats of writing centred in the Himalaya. I t will be on the shelf with works by Peter Matthiesen and Heinrich Harrer.. Read morePublished 10 months ago by S.R. Gage
A remarkable account of world events and the race for Everest. Incredibly detailed and infinitely researched.Published 12 months ago by Eamonn C O'Connell
I bought this for my son, read before giving. Wade Davis is a real life Indian Jones. Wow.Published 12 months ago by Bettyjane Wylie
When I glanced into this book I thought it looked tedious, but I was very wrong. The author starts with graphic descriptions of the horror of the first World War then keeps... Read morePublished 13 months ago by David
Into the Silence is one of the most entertaining and informative books I have ever read. I am a person who had to give away some 4,000 books a few years ago for lack of space and... Read morePublished 13 months ago by GaryMac
Nothing I can say about this book would do it justice. It's amazing. Read it. And hope that Davis writes more and more books.Published 14 months ago by David