Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: OP3699-759
LE SKIEUR DE L'IMPOSSIBLE: VICTOIRE A SKI SUR L'HIMALAYA: 8068 M [THE SKIER OF THE IMPOSSIBLE: SKI VICTORY ON THE HIMALAYA: 8068 M] Sylvain Saudan 1983 Large Format Hardcover Fine
By Saudan, Sylvain
Price: $9.99

List Price: $50.00
You Save $40.01 (80%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
Switzerland, Pierre-Marcel Favre, 1983. 128 pp, color photos. In French. Large format Hardcover. Pictorial cover, no DJ issued, book is Near Fine.

Saudan, assisted by his friend Pierre Macaigne, brings his adventures back to life with an admirable series of photos taken during the last expeditions. Three expeditions are described: Nun Kun at 7136=5m; Dhaulagiri at 8162 N; and success on Gasherbrum I or Hidden Peak, 8068 Meters.

Sylvain Saudan (born September 23, 1936 in Lausanne, Switzerland) is an extreme skier, dubbed "skier of the impossible." He is noted for skiing down large and steep mountains, including those in the Himalayas. In 2007 he survived a helicopter crash in Kashmir. He has the most difficult descents to his credit.

This is a large format hardcover and will require extra postage for Priority Mail or International Mail.
Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
DIE GROSSEN SKI STATIONEN DER ALPEN: SCHWEIZ [THE BIG SKI RESORTS OF THE ALPS] Walter Pause 1967 1st ed DJ Fine
By: Pause, Walter
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $55.01 (73%)
- Item # OP4085-874
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXTREME SKIER Dominique Perret 1995 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine {In English & French]
By: Perret, Dominique
Price $8.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $41.01 (82%)
- Item # OP3820-689
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXPLORING THE COAST MOUNTAINS ON SKIS: A GUIDEBOOK TO MOUNTAIN SKI TOURING IN SOUTHWESTERN BRITISH COLUMBIA John Baldwin 1983 1st ed Softcover As New
By: Baldwin, John
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5306-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HOLMENKOLLBAKKEN Jakob Vaage 1959 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good
By: Vaage, Jakob
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $20.01 (67%)
- Item # OP4055B-165
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HOLMENKOLLBAKKEN 1959 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good SIGNED by Jakob Vaage
By: Vaage, Jakob
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # OP4055-165
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DER SKILAUF [THE SKI] Dagfinn Carlsen No date Softcover Near Fine
By: Carlsen, Dagfinn
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5325-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PA SKI [ON SKIS] Einar Bergsland 1949 Hardcover Rare DJ Fine
By: Bergsland, Einar
Price $45.00
- Item # OP5092-713
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CALDWELL ON CROSS-COUNTRY TRAINING AND TECHNIQUE FOR THE SERIOUS SKIER John Caldwell 1976 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Caldwell, John
Price $10.00
- Item # OP5335-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
50 COLORADO SKI TOURS Richard DuMais 1983 1st ed Paperback Fine
By: DuMais, Richard
Price $20.00
- Item # OPG5-213
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TELEMARK'S CROSS-COUNTRY SKI TOUR GUIDE TO SOUTHERN LAKE TAHOE Bill Crawford, Kathryn Dyrr 1983 1st ed Paperback Fine
By: Crawford, Bill and Kathryn Dyrr
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5329-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


K2 CONQUISTA ITALIANA: TRA STORIA E MEMORIA [K2 THE ITALIAN CONQUEST: BETWEEN HISTORY AND MEMORY] Achille Compagnoni 2004 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Compagnoni, Achille
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $175.00, You Save $130.00 (74%)
- Item # BK2104-7652
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
QUEST FOR ADVENTURE Chris Bonington 1991 Paperback Near Fine
By: Bonington, Chris
Price $3.99
- Item # OP102C-610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EIGER DREAMS: VENTURES AMONG MOUNTAINS AND MEN. 1990 1st edition Fine. SIGNED by Jon Krakauer, John Gill and Kurt Diemberger
By: Krakauer, Jon
Price $295.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $155.00 (34%)
- Item # OP807AB-257
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GOING FOR THE TOP: EXPEDITIONS TO TEAM BUILDING COACHING AND LEADERSHIP SIGNED by Ronald Naar 2007 1st edition
By: Naar, Ronald
Price $24.95 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $75.05 (75%)
- Item # BK2286-111
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE STORY OF THE WHITE CRYSTAL... 1995 1st edition DJ Slipcase Fine SIGNED BY Maria Antonia Sironi, Hildegard Diemberger and Kurt Diemberger
By: Sironi, Maria Antonia, Hildegard Diemberger, Pasang Wangdu, Carlo Meazza, Kurt Diemberger
Price $174.95 ~ Regular $500.00, You Save $325.05 (65%)
- Item # OP2442AB-9952
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRUDNA GORA RAKAPOSHI [THE DIFFICULT MOUNTAIN OF RAKAPOSHI] Anna Czerwinska 1982 1st ed Paperback Fine
By: Czerwinska, Anna
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5331-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ALL FOURTEEN EIGHT-THOUSANDERS 1988 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Reinhold Messner
By: Messner, Reinhold
Price $79.00 ~ Regular $200.00, You Save $121.00 (60%)
- Item # BK1014E-1292
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE AGE OF MOUNTAINEERING. James Ramsey Ullman 1964 2nd ed Hardcover DJ VG-Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Ullman, James Ramsey
Price $10.00
- Item # OP1660B-3932
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINEERING AND ITS LITERATURE: A BIBLIOGRAPHY W.R. Neate 1980 1st ed Paperback VG to Near Fine 5 Copies Available
By: Neate, W.R.
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # OP602C-7595
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TILTING AT MOUNTAINS: LOVE, TRAGEDY AND TRIUMPH ON THE WORLD'S HIGHEST PEAKS Edurne Pasaban 2014 1st edition.
By: Pasaban, Edurne
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $21.95, You Save $2.00 (9%)
- Item # BK8500-375
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart