Eyewitness Series: Everest, 1st Edition

  • Rebecca Stephens
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  • ISBN-10: 0756668018
  • ISBN-13: 9780756668013
  • DDC: 954.96
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 66 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2001 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2001

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Mountains of the World.
2: Mountains in the Making.
3: The Seven Summits.
4: Mountain Features.
5: Wind and Weather.
6: Life at the Top.
7: Mountain Specialists.
8: People of the Himalayas.
9: European Mountain People.
10: Lords of the Andes.
11: North American Mountain People.
12: Gods, Myths, and Legends.
13: Homes in High Places.
14: Making a Living.
15: Mountain Travel.
16: Early Days of Mountaineering.
17: The Ultimate Challenge.
18: Hillary and Tenzing.
19: Traverses and Triumphs.
20: Clothes and Equipment.
21: Surviving Extremes.
22: Mountain Rescue.
23: Climbing Techniques.
24: Mountain Sports.
25: The Winter Olympics.
26: Disaster!.
27: Saving the Summits.
Index.
Acknowledgments.