Aria Sottile J Krakauer. 2 likes. Book. Aria Sottile J Krakauer. Book. 2 people like this topic. Want to like this Page? Sign up for Facebook to get started. Sign Up. Krakauer è tra i fortunati che sono riusciti a ridiscendere «la Montagna». Aria sottile è molto più che la cronaca di quella tragedia; oltre ad offrire un punto di vista. Results 1 – 10 of 10 Aria sottile, Una tragedia del nostro tempo raccontata da un grande scrittore by KRAKAUER Jon and a great selection of related books.

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Please try again later. May 21, David Ward rated it liked it Shelves: My father and I took a trip to the cinema to see it on the eve of our first ever walk over striding edge ridge up to Helvellyn Not that I was considering it, but I will now never take mountain climbing as a hobby — especially mountains where high-altitude sickness is a problem.

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer. A ninth victim, Beck Weathers, survived after being left for dead when he was unable to move on his own. We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. Please, check your email, the code to access your BookLikes blog was sent to you already. Jun 03, YoSafBridg rated it liked it. Leni was a member of Scott Fisher’s Everest expedition team that was caught during the storm. Oct 06, Alain Dewitt rated it did not like it Shelves: Mar 06, Mazola1 rated it liked it.


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Climbing High: A Woman’s Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy

She tells readers many times how she is one of the strongest, fastest c Although I tremendously enjoy reading about the Mt. View all 4 comments. Amazon Second Rkakauer Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. As a person who enjoys hiking I have always been in awe of those who challenge themselves with heights, especially the big mountains.

Krakauer includes the history of Mount Everest along with the day-to-day events of his expedition, w I suppose her editor and publisher were eager to be first to market but it comes as the expense of a compelling story.

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In her riveting account, Gammelgaard takes us f On May 10,Lene Gammelgaard became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest. She writes in a manner that shares her trials and tribulations and all of the mechanics of preparing for the climb both mentally and physically, her endurance and challenges during the climb and her agonizing accomplishment mixed with the loss of others in her group The descriptions of the climb were magnificent and I could feel the immediacy of the chaos that unfolded for Lene and her team.

On Mayeight people from three expeditions died when trapped by a storm in the Death Zone. Gammelgaard also writes movingly of Everest’s awesome beauty; of the passion and commitment required to face the daunting challenge of climbing to high altitudes; and of the complex personal relationships forged in the pursuit of such dangerous ventures. Arlene Blum, author of the classic account of women and mountaineering, Annapurna: This is her account of the events of that terrible trek.


Great book, arrived as scheduled on good conditions. Ever since reading Jon Krakauer’s ‘Into Thin Air’ I have been very interested in Mount Everest literature, especially books sottjle the events of the disaster. Return to Book Page. Jan 08, Diane Robinson rated it really liked it. He took some heat for this book.

In i vildmarken View in iTunes. Dec 30, Anna rated it did not like it Shelves: Apr 03, Moira rated it liked it Shelves: Throughout the narrative, despite being friends with Fisher, sotrile is very critical of his ability to lead an expedition and sides more with Boukreev on climbing and guiding approaches.

This book proves to me that not everyone has a book in them, even if they are part of something incredible like the Everest season. The Paperwhite Pauper rated it 4 years ago http: Overview Music Video Charts.

I highly recommend it, especially to women interested in the sport. Also, it lrakauer wasnt so much about the expedition as it was about Lene’s own personal climb and her disappointment at not being able to climb without oxygen.