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The Third Pole : mystery, obsession, and death on Mount Everest / Mark Synnott.

Synnott, Mark, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Silas Bronson Library.
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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury 796.522 SYN (Text to phone) 34005150484383 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- PART 1. Paths to Obsession. Among the dead -- Moscow rules -- Haut monde -- The redheaded stepchild of product testing -- More like war than sport -- PART 2. Ascending. Into the abode of snow -- The miracle highway -- Fani -- The day Everest broke -- PART 3. Beyond All -- Kam -- English air -- Above the brink -- High endeavors -- Home.
Summary, etc.:
"Veteran climber Mark Synnott never planned on climbing Mount Everest, but a hundred-year mystery lured him into an expedition--and an awesome history of passionate adventure, chilling tragedy, and human aspiration unfolded"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mountaineering expeditions > Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
Irvine, Andrew, 1902-1924.
Synnott, Mark.
Mountaineers > Great Britain.
Mountaineers > United States.
Mount Everest Expedition (1924)
Mountaineering > Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > History.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Description and travel.

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