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Think Everest

Atul Karwal

Think Everest

scaling mountains with the mind

by Atul Karwal

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Published by Viva Books in New Delhi .
Written in English


About the Edition

Journey to the summit of Mount Everest.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 250).

StatementAtul Karwal, Anita Karwal ; foreword by Kiran Bedi
ContributionsKarwal, Anita, joint author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS495.8.E9 K37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 254 p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24413811M
ISBN 108130912708
ISBN 109788130912707
LC Control Number2010327648
OCLC/WorldCa588513315

  Extreme adventure is the main theme of this characters experience all the danger and excitement involved when climbing to the roof of the Earth. After living through rescues, serious falls (reference page 13), and extreme weather conditions, howling gale, temperature °F-bone cracking (page 4), Death Zone (page 5), stiff cliff, altitude, thin air (page 66) It is a horrifying reality.


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