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The Ascent of Nanda Devi

H W Tilman - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 300 pages
'I believe we so far forgot ourselves as to shake hands on it.' - H. W. Tilman, on reaching the summit of Nanda Devi. In 1934, after fifty years of trying, mountaineers finally ...
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The Beckoning Silence

Joe Simpson - Sports & Recreation - 2003 - 304 pages
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Shipton and Tilman

Jim Perrin - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 432 pages
Using unpublished diaries, Jim Perrin, the acclaimed author of The Villain and Menlove, tells the story of the greatest exploring partnership in British history. In the 1930s ...
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Troll Wall: The untold story of the British first ascent of Europe's tallest ...

Tony Howard - Sports & Recreation - 2011 - 224 pages
Norway, 1965. A team of young climbers from the north of England camp at the bottom of the tallest vertical rock face in Europe - the Troll Wall. No one has dared attempt this ...
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Hanging On: A life inside British climbing's golden age

Martin Boysen - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 300 pages
The start of a love affair. 'I kicked off my shoes and prepared to climb in stocking feet, aware of an enormous sense of occasion as I laid hands on the rock and stepped up on ...
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