Hillary, Edmund 1919-2008
Most widely held works about Edmund Hillary
Most widely held works by Edmund Hillary
From the ocean to the sky by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and French and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
This book recounts the author's 1977 expedition up the length of the Ganges river from its delta in the Bay of Bengal to near its source in the Himalayas.
Nothing venture, nothing win by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
37 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
Ecology 2000 : the changing face of earth ( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
Discusses the changes that the spread of industrialization throughout the world is bringing to pass in ecology.
High in the thin cold air; the story of the Himalayan Expedition, led by Sir Edmund Hillary, sponsored by World Book Encyclopedia by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
High adventure by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
61 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Personal record of his mountaineering experiences that reached their climax in the conquest of Mt. Everest.
The crossing of Antarctica; the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition, 1955-1958 by Vivian Fuchs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
A detailed account of the first full crossing of Antarctica via the South Pole by the Commonwealth Expedition. This crossing was completed on March 2, 1958, when two groups, one traveling south from Shackleton Base under Dr. Fuchs' direction and the other traveling north from Ross Island under Sir Edmund Hillary's direction, met at Scott Base.
View from the summit by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
37 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 636 libraries worldwide
Autobiography of a mountaineer from New Zealand.
Ascent : two lives explored : the autobiographies of Sir Edmund and Peter Hillary by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Previously published as: Two generations. 1984. A dual autobiography describing three decades of high-altitude climbing by father and son.
Schoolhouse in the clouds by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
A mountaineering scientist writes enthusiastically of his 1963 return to the Sherpas, Himalayan people of Tibetan origin, to pipe fresh water, build schools, treat their diseases, and assault two unclimbed peaks, Taweche and Kangtega.
Surviving Everest ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A remarkable insider's look at what it takes to climb the highest, most dangerous mountain on Earth-- Mount Everest.
No latitude for error by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Personal narrative of Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1955-58.
The crossing of Antarctica; the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1955-1958 by Vivian Fuchs ( Book )
13 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Narrative, with appendices concerning vehicles and aircraft used.
Explorations : great moments of discovery from the Royal Geographical Society by Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers) ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
The crossing of Antarctica : the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1955-58 by Vivian Fuchs ( Book )
19 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in 6 languages and held by 259 libraries worldwide
East of Everest, an account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954 by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
7 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Challenge of the unknown by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Indigenous peoples and protected areas : the law of mother Earth ( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
High adventure. With maps by A. Spark and sketches by George Djurkouic by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
High in the thin cold air by Edmund Hillary ( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Story of the Himalayan Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition of 1960-61, and the search for the elusive Yeti. For contents, see Author Catalog.
Everest a sound history, 1982-1983 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Adventure and adventurers Antarctica Asia--Ganges River Asia--Ganges River Valley Asia--Mount Everest Biography Case studies Catalogs Community development Discoveries in geography Discoveries in geography--English Documentary photography Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Ecology Education England--London Environmental policy Explorers Films for the hearing impaired Great Britain Hillary, Edmund,--1919-2008 Hillary, Peter Himalaya Mountains Himalayan Schoolhouse Expedition Himalayan Scientific and Mountaineering Expedition History Human ecology India Indigenous peoples Juvenile works Mountaineering Mountaineering expeditions Mountaineers Mount Everest Expedition Nature conservation Nepal New Zealand Photograph collections Pictorial works Reporters and reporting Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers) Sherpa (Nepalese people) Television programs Tenzing Norkey,--1914-1986 Times (London, England) Trans-Antarctic Expedition Travel Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Hillary, Edmund Percival, 1919-2008
Hillary, Edmund, Sir, 1919-2008
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