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Everest years a climber"s life by Chris Bonington

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English


  • Bonington, Chris, -- 1934-,
  • Mountaineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

StatementChris Bonington.
LC ClassificationsGV199.92.B/
The Physical Object
Pagination(224)p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21314275M
ISBN 100340366907

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