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The Crystal Horizon


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Everest – The First Solo Ascent

By Reinhold Messner,  Translated by Jill Neate and Audrey Salkeld

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Published by The Crowood Press, Wiltshire, 1989, 1st UK Edition, D/w, Fine.   Messner’s account of how in August 1980 he became the first person to solo Everest, by a new route and without oxygen.  A vivid account of his year-long journey through Tibet and the climb itself also reflects on how he explored his innermost thoughts while facing the physical difficulties the climb presented.

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Weight0.9 kg