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Coronation Everest ([New] ed)

By: Morris, Jan

0571219446 / 9780571219445
Paperback
796.5'22'092
07/04/2003
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England
20 cm x, 165 p. : ill.
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Previous ed.: 1958.

This classic account offers an intimate evocation of the most famous of all mountaineering exploits - and of perhaps the last great old-fashioned Fleet Street scoop, as it was Morris who, in 1953, broke the news that a British-led expedition had conquered Mount Everest the day before the Queen's coronation.

BIC:

1FKAH Himalayas, 3JJPG c 1945 to c 1960, BTP True stories of heroism, endurance & survival, HBTB Social & cultural history, RGR Geographical discovery & exploration

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