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High Adventure
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Edmund Hillary
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

"With nimble words and a straightforward style, New Zealand mountaineering legend Hillary recollects the bravery and frustration, the agony and glory that marked his Everest odyssey. From the 1951 expedition that led to the discovery of the southern route, through the grueling Himalayan training of 1952, and on to the
High Adventure
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: James Norman Hall
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-04 - Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof

For pilots in the First World War even getting through training was a matter of survival. Ashamed that the US was not yet in the war, American author James Norman Hall volunteered to fly for an American unit that fought for France, and his account was published while he was
High Adventure
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Joe Miller
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-21 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

This story is about seven college students delivering the new sailboat “Bounder,” to Florida from Maine. Everything starts nicely but then goes downhill. Ghosts and death visit on the high seas. Four crew members spend time in a dungeon but save a twenty year old kid. Eventually they do get
My Life of High Adventure
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Leonard Restall PhD
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-19 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Contains a series of adventures eventually culminating with my final one of gaining PhD. The book covers my life in two countries, served in two Air Forces, Gained qualifications from three Universities in three different countries. With each adventure there is a challenge, the bigger the adventure, the bigger the
First Love And High Adventure
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Leonard Restall PhD
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Dorrance Publishing

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