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"WE KNOCKED THE BASTARD OFF" GREAT NEW ZEALAND SPORTS QUOTES [Hillary on Everest] Joseph Romanos 1994 Small Paperback Near Fine
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1994, 1st ed. Approx 128 pp, drawings. Paperback, pages slightly yellowed, Near Fine.

A book of interesting quotes by and about New Zealand sports, the greatest quote being what Ed Hillary told George Lowe when he descended from the first ascent of Mount Everest on May 29, 1953. 
 
We found this book in 2007 in New Zealand. The last time we saw Ed Hillary, we showed it to him and almost asked him to sign it, but didn't have the nerve.

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