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Bonington, Chris

Overview
Works: 148 works in 398 publications in 6 languages and 9,105 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Case studies  History  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author of introduction, Creator, Director, Editor, Photographer
Classifications: GV199.92.S57, B
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Everest, the hard way by Chris Bonington ( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and French and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quest for adventure : ultimate feats of modern exploration by Chris Bonington ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the feats of adventure and exploration that take people to the most remote and dangerous parts of the world, including the seas, mountains and polar regions
Annapurna South Face by Chris Bonington ( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bergsport, Himalaja, Asien, Erzählungen
The climbers : a history of mountaineering by Chris Bonington ( Book )
9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mountaineering has always demanded a fine balancing act between the adrenalin thrust of calculated risk-taking & the basic instinct for survival. The mountaineers of the Victorial golden age which opened up the Alps were men like Whymper & Mummery who tested this balance constantly as they pushed themselves further & further, first in the Alps & later in the Himalaya
Everest, the unclimbed ridge by Chris Bonington ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kongur, China's elusive summit by Chris Bonington ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everest, south west face by Chris Bonington ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Italian and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Touching the void by Joe Simpson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author relates his nearly fatal adventures mountaineering in the Andes, adventures that included a fall into a crevice, broken limbs, and return to safety
The ultimate challenge; the hardest way up the highest mountain in the world by Chris Bonington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Changabang ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I chose to climb by Chris Bonington ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great climbs : a celebration of world mountaineering by Chris Bonington ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om udviklingen inden for bjergklatring og bjergbestigning. En lang række bjergbestigere skildrer deres personlige oplevelser af de højeste bjerge i verden
Mountaineer : thirty years of climbing on the world's great peaks by Chris Bonington ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Italian and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quest for adventure : remarkable feats of exploration and adventure from 1950 to 1999 by Chris Bonington ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sea, ice and rock by Chris Bonington ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High stories of survival from Everest and K2 ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everest and K2--two of the most feared and respected peaks in the world. High offers a unique perspective on climbing these two peaks, from early exploration disasters, to the modern tragedies. With writing from Matt Dickinson, Chris Bonington, David Roberts and others, these stories remind us, in vivid written accounts, why Everest and K2 are among the worlds most dangerous places, yet why the world's best climbers can't stay away from them. High is an adventure audiobook at its most compelling
Heroic climbs : a celebration of world mountaineering ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The next horizon; autobiography II by Chris Bonington ( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Everest years : a climber's life by Chris Bonington ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World mountaineering ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bonington, Christian.
Bonington, Christian, 1934-
Bonington, Kris.
ボニントン, クリス
ボニントン, クリスチャン
Languages
English (215)
Italian (6)
German (2)
French (1)
Slovenian (1)
Spanish (1)
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