East of Everest

an account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954 by Edmund Hillary

Publisher: Dutton in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1956 ed. published by Hodder and Stoughton, London.

Statementby Sir Edmund Hillary and George Lowe
ContributionsLowe, George, 1924-2013, New Zealand Alpine Club. Himalayan Expedition, 1954
The Physical Object
Pagination70, 48 p.
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26979043M

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At East of Everest book time Nepal was closed to foreigners, so any approach had to be from the north, through Tibet. HILLARY’S EAST OF EVEREST, WITH OVER 60 PHOTOGRAVURES.

HILLARY, Edmund and LOWE, George. East of Everest. (London): Hodder and Stoughton, (). Quarto, original blue cloth gilt, original dust jacket. First edition of Hillary’s dramatic account of his expedition, with over 60 finely screened photogravures, some double-page.

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Mount Everest, mountain on the crest of the Great Himalayas of southern Asia that lies on the border between Nepal and the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Reaching an elevation of 29, feet (8, meters), Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world.

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Everything to the right (west) of the North Ridge is the North Face, and drains down into the Central Rongbuk Glacier. Everything to the left (east) of the North Ridge flows down into the East Rongbuk Glacier.

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