Conquering Everest

Conquering Everest

The Lives of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

Graphic Novel - 2011
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Tenzing Norgay was the son of poor Tibetan immigrants living in Nepal. He longed to see the world but was told he could aspire to be little more than a servant. Edmund Hillary was a humble beekeeper from New Zealand, who spent his youth dreaming of adventures he could never hope to experience.And Everest was the ultimate adventure. The mountain's peak is the highest point on Earth, stretching beyond the clouds. So dangerous and challenging, Everest had never been successfully climbed and many had died trying. In 1953, Tenzing joined Edmund Hillary to try and reach the summit.
Publisher: New Delhi, India : Campfire, c2011
ISBN: 9789380741246
Branch Call Number: YA HEL
Characteristics: 89 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Tayal, Amit

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