ePUB Bernadette McDonald í í Winter 8000: Climbing the world's highest mountains in the

[PDF / Epub] ☉ Winter 8000: Climbing the world's highest mountains in the coldest season Author Bernadette McDonald – Babylon-5.co 'He appeared without a word in the tent's entrance covered in ice He looked like anyone would after spending over twenty four hours in a hurricane at over 8000 metres In winter In the Karakoram He was'He appeared without a word in the tent's entrance covered in ice He looked like anyone would after spending over twenty four hours in a hurricane at over 8000 metres In winter In the Karakoram He was so exhausted he couldn't speak' Of all the games mountaineers play on the world's high mountains the hardest and cruellest is climbing the fourteen peaks over 8000 metres in the bitter cold of winter Ferocious winds that can pick you up and throw you down freezing temperatures that burn your lungs and numb your bones weeks of psychological torment in dark isolation these are adventures for those with an iron will and a ruthless determination For the first time award winning author Bernadette McDonald tells the story of how Poland's ice warriors made winter their own perfecting what they dubbed 'the art of suffering' as they fought their way to the summit of Everest in the winter of 1980 the first 8000 metre peak they climbed this way but by no means their last She reveals what it was that inspired the Poles to take up this brutal game how increasing numbers of climbers from other nations were inspired to enter the arena and how competition intensified as each remaining peak finally submitted to leave just one awaiting a winter ascent the meanest of them all K2 Winter 8000 is the story of true adventure at its most demanding.

'He appeared without a word in the tent's entrance covered in ice He looked like anyone would after spending over twenty four hours in a hurricane at over 8000 metres In winter In the Karakoram He was so exhausted he couldn't speak' Of all the games mountaineers play on the world's high mountains the hardest and cruellest is climbing the fourteen peaks over 8000 metres in the bitter cold of winter Ferocious winds that can pick you up and throw you down freezing temperatures that burn your lungs and numb your bones weeks of psychological torment in dark isolation these are adventures for those with an iron will and a ruthless determination For the first time award winning author Bernadette McDonald tells the story of how Poland's ice warriors made winter their own perfecting what they dubbed 'the art of suffering' as they fought their way to the summit of Everest in the winter of 1980 the first 8000 metre peak they climbed this way but by no means their last She reveals what it was that inspired the Poles to take up this brutal game how increasing numbers of climbers from other nations were inspired to enter the arena and how competition intensified as each remaining peak finally submitted to leave just one awaiting a winter ascent the meanest of them all K2 Winter 8000 is the story of true adventure at its most demanding.

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ePUB Bernadette McDonald í í Winter 8000: Climbing the world's highest mountains in the

ePUB Bernadette McDonald í í Winter 8000: Climbing the world's highest mountains in the

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  1. Richard Schultz Richard Schultz says:

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