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Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest / Wade Davis.

Authors: Davis, Wade.
Call number: 796.522 Mallory DAV
Publisher: New York : A. Knopf, 2011.
Publication date: 2011.
Subject: Mountaineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Influence.
Mallory, George, 1886-1924.
Mount Everest Expedition (1924)
Title: Into the silence : the Great War, Mallory, and the conquest of Everest / Wade Davis.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 655 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Contents note: Great Gable -- Everest imagined -- The plan of attack -- Hinks's watch -- Enter Mallory -- The doorway to the mountain -- The blindness of birds -- Eastern approaches -- The North Col -- The summit of their desires -- Finch's triumph -- The thread of life -- The price of life is death.
Notes: "A Borzoi book."
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [579]-623) and index.
ISBN: 9780375408892
0375408894
LCCN: 2011013888
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1316398
Bib No.: 1316398

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