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Ridgeway, Rick

Overview
Works: 33 works in 97 publications in 9 languages and 3,440 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Travel writing  Biographical films  History  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Nature films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: DT434.T73, 916.7623
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rick Ridgeway
Seven summits by Dick Bass( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two businessmen whose goal was to "climb the highest mountain on each of the world's seven continents:" Aconcagua (South America), Mount Everest (Asia), Kilimanjaro (Africa), Vinson Massif (Antarctica), Mount McKinley (North America), Elbrus (Europe), Mount Kosciusko (Australia)
180° south( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow adventurer Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. Footage captures the amazing and beautiful mountain ranges and coastline along the west coast of North America, from California to deep Patagonia
The last step : the American ascent of K2 by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pakistan's magnificent K2 is known also as "The savage mountain." At 28,250 feet it is second only to Everest in height but first in difficulty to climb, endowed with the worst weather in the Himalaya. Five times, American mountaineers had tried to climb this mountain, and failed. Five men had died in these attempts. This is the story of the year that the Americans took care of their unfinished business. In 1978, under the leadership of Everest-veteran Jim Whittaker (himself trying K2 for the second time), fourteen men and women set out with a common goal: to work together to get sombody, anybody, to the top of K2
Zai ling yi pian tian kong xia : bei xin xue zang xing by Rui Ji Wei( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unexpected : 30 years of Patagonia catalog photography by Jane Sievert( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photograhs originally appeared in issues of the Patagonia catalog
The shadow of Kilimanjaro : on foot across East Africa by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sense of history that infuses this journey is reflected by others encountered along the way, either in person or in stories told: the remnant members of the Waliangulu tribe, the legendary elephant-hunting "People of the Long Bow," and numerous figures in African life past and present, from J.H. Patterson and Denys Finch Hatton to David Western, Richard Leakey, and Joyce Poole
Seven summits by Dick Bass( Recording )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite frustrations and hardships, two successful, middle-aged businessmen realize their dream of scaling the highest mountain on each of the continents. 1986
Below another sky : a mountain adventure in search of a lost father by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ridgeway helps the daughter of a friend find the place in Tibet where her father died twenty years before
Antarctic wildlife adventure ; Antarctic challenge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the wide variety of wildlife--including humpback whales, penguins, and elephant seals--seen from a fifty-foot schooner on a voyage through the islands of the Antarctic peninsula
The true cost by Andrew Morgan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Pullover oder eine Hose für weniger als 10 Euro, ein Hemd für 5 - oft geht man in Kleidungsgeschäfte und ist begeistert, wie billig die neueste Mode bei uns zu haben ist. Doch wie kann es sein, dass Kleidung bei uns so wenig kostet? THE TRUE COST macht sich auf die Suche und verfolgt eindrucksvoll den Weg, den die Kleidung macht, bevor sie zu uns in die Geschäfte kommt. Die bedrückende Antwort auf die Frage ist: Es darf nicht sein! Es gibt kaum einen Markt, bei dem Schein und Realität so weit auseinander liegen wie bei der Bekleidungsindustrie. Auf der einen Seite gibt es Modeschauen mit Starmodels und rotem Teppich, auf der anderen Seite wird die Kleidung zumeist unter sklavenähnlichen Bedingungen in Drittweltländern produziert. THE TRUE COST zeigt diese Kette auf: Wo wird die Kleidung hergestellt und welche Arbeitsbedingungen herrschen dort? Was passiert in den Ländern, in denen riesige Wassermengen für die Baumwolle benötigt wird, während die Menschen verdursten? Die Ausbeutung von Mensch und Natur, die hinter den Preisen steckt, ist katastrophal - die Verdrängung dieser Tatsache in der westlichen Welt erschreckend und beschämend. Wer würde schon eine Hose kaufen, wenn er wüsste, dass dafür ein Kind verdursten musste, oder die Näherin in den Trümmern einer eingestürzten Fabrik gestorben ist? Diese Dokumentation zeigt die erschütternde Wahrheit: Die Kosten für unsere Kleidung müssen andere bezahlen. (Quelle: Umschlag)
On foot across East Africa by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer, explorer and adventurer, Rick Ridgeway takes readers on an incredible journey, on foot for a month, from the summit of Kilimanjaro, through the plains of Tsavo, to the sea, offering a rare ground-level view of East Africa as it is today. Previous ed.: 1999
Nanatsu no saikōhō( )

2 editions published in 1995 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ultieme uitdaging : zeven continenten, zeven toppen by Dick Bass( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belevenissen van twee rijke Amerikanen van rond de vijftig die besluiten van ieder continent de hoogste bergtop te beklimmen
A Kilimandzsáró árnyéka : gyalogszerrel Kelet-Afrikán át by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

180{u00BA} south( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows adventurer Jeff Johnson as he sets out to retrace the 1968 journey of Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia
The boldest dream : the story of twelve who climbed Mount Everest by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pulganŭnghan kkum ŭn ŏpta by Dick Bass( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

EARTH CINEMA CIRCLE: INSPIRING VISIONS FOR OUR PLANET 2008 VOL 2 by Rick Ridgeway( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

450 kilómetros a través del remoto Chang Tang by Rick Ridgeway( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Below another sky : [a mountain adventure in search of a lost father] by Rick Ridgeway( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Seven summits
Alternative Names
Rick Ridgeway American mountaineer

Rick Ridgeway Amerikaans fotograaf

Ridžvejs, Riks

リッジウェイ, リック

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The last step : the American ascent of K2Unexpected : 30 years of Patagonia catalog photographyThe shadow of Kilimanjaro : on foot across East AfricaSeven summitsBelow another sky : a mountain adventure in search of a lost fatherOn foot across East AfricaBelow another sky : [a mountain adventure in search of a lost father]