by Hotoven » Wed May 16, 2012 2:58 pm
by mountainsandsound » Wed May 16, 2012 4:19 pm
by topworldbooks » Thu May 17, 2012 3:15 am
by RickF » Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:12 am
topworldbooks wrote:While I have yet to read Ratcliffe's book it does look interesting. He has been to Everest four times, twice before the 1996 disaster, and was on the South Col during the storm. His main focus is on the 1996 weather - who knew what and when. This is actually the 21st book either by or about someone who was there.
Krakauer's book is certainly a great read but I would also encourage folks to read Anatoli Boukreev's book 'The Climb' to get a different perspective.
Cheers, Greg (Top of the World Books)
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