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Author Herzog, Maurice, 1919-2012.

Title Annapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet) / Translated from the French by Nea Morin and Janet Adam Smith. Cartographic and photographic documentation by Marcel Ichac; with an introd. by Eric Shipton. Illus. in color and monochrome-gravure.

Publication Info. New York : Dutton, 1953.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  915.42    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  915.42    Check Shelf
Edition [First American edition].
Description 316 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note Translation of Annapurna premier 8,000.
Contents Preparations -- The Himalaya -- The hidden valley -- The East Dhaulagiri glacier -- Looking for Annapurna -- Council of war -- The Miristi Khola -- The spur -- Annapurna -- The sickle -- Camp II -- The assault -- The third of June -- The crevasse -- The avalanche -- The retreat -- In the woods of life -- Through the paddy field -- Gorakhpur -- There are other Annapurnas.
Subject Annapurna (Nepal)
Expédition française à l'Himalaya (1950)
Added Title Annapurna premier 8,000. English
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