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Jannu, The New Zealand Adventure

By Graeme Dingle, with a Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton London, 1976, 1st UK Edition, D/w, Fine.   From the library of Geoff Milburn with his signature.  The New Zealand attempt in the post-monsoon period of late 1975 on the unclimbed and very severe North Face of Jannu – Guido Magnone on his 1957 reconnaissance of the mountain wrote “It consists entirely of horrific hanging glaciers and vertical snow-cluttered walls. From the summit itself Jannu plunges in a single monolithic sweep of more than 8,000 feet. This is one of the greatest cliffs on earth. Nobody will ever disturb it…”


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Weight0.65 kg