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 #: BK1996-257
HIMALAYAN DATABASE ON CD-ROM Hawley, Elizabeth & Richard Salisbury 2004 New 2 copies available
By Hawley, Elizabeth & Richard Salisbury
Price: $59.95

List Price: $69.95
You Save $10.00 (14%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
2004. The historical archives of Elizabeth Hawley, for over 40 years the meticulous chronicler of mountaineering expeditions in Nepal, are now available on this searchable CD. The database will help climbers make informed decisions for expedition planning, & it provides a glimpse into the successes and failures of past expeditions.
 
Every year an on-line free update is provided by the authors.
 
Data searchable by peak, climber, expedition, nationality, conditions, seasons, causes of death & other details.
 
This is a Microsoft Visual Foxpro application, compatible for both PC (Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP) and Mac. Includes an 80 page User Guide.

Searchable database informs decisions for expedition planning

Records provide a glimpse into the successes and failures of expeditions
Searchable by peak, climber, expedition, nationality, conditions, seasons, causes of death and many other details.
 
Expeditions are influenced by an abundance of reference materials that detail the histories of past successes, but lack quantifiable data to vital questions. What route has the highest success rate? What route has the highest death rate? Since the first American Everest expedition in 1963, Elizabeth Hawley has kept meticulous track of these details.
 
The database contains information on the mountaineering peaks of Nepal, on the expeditions that have climbed in Nepal or on its border peaks, and on all the members of those expeditions. A table includes literature references to the expeditions. The program is a Microsoft Visual Foxpro application and is compatible for both PC (Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP) and Mac.
 
Elizabeth Hawley was trained as a journalist, and reports on mountaineering for international newspapers and journals. She is executive officer of Sir Edmund Hillary's Himalayan Trust.
 
Richard Salisbury has been trekking and climbing in the Himalayas for 25 years. He is a retired computer analyst who specialized in databases.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
TIBETAN DIARY: AND TRAVELS ALONG THE OLD SILK ROUTE Charlotte Y. Salisbury 1981 1st ed Hardcover DJ VG
By: Salisbury, Charlotte Y.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP3897-793
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIMALAYAN HOLIDAY AN ACCOUNT OF THE NEW ZEALAND HIMALAYAN EXPEDITION 1953. Roberts 2004 1st edition New paperback 3 copies available
By: Roberts, Athol
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $14.96 (60%)
- Item # BK2205-1143
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING BLIND Colette Richard 1967 1st USA ed Hardcover DJ Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Richard, Colette
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP621A-1143
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PRICE GUIDE TO BOOKS CONCERNING MOUNTAINEERING IN THE HIMALAYA Palmer 2002 1st edition
By: Palmer, Dek.
Price $20.00
- Item # BK1812
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SIR EDMUND HILLARY'S SAGARMATHA 1991 Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Edmund Hillary
By: Hillary, Edmund
Price $250.00
- Item # OP651-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CONSOLIDATED INDEX TO THE HIMALAYAN JOURNAL VOLUMES 1 (1929) TO 60 (2004)
By: Purandare, Nandini. Himalayan Club
Price $35.00
- Item # HJ7222
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FIRST OVER EVEREST! THE HOUSTON-MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION 1933 P. F. M. Fellowes 2004 Paperback 2 Copies Available
By: Fellowes, P. F. M. and other Members of the Expedition, Foreword by John Buchan
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.05 (80%)
- Item # BK1899-6352
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DEVIL MADE ME DO IT AGAIN: CLIMBER'S GUIDE TO DEVIL'S HEAD COLORADO Tod Anderson 2004 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Anderson, Tod
Price $10.95 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $6.00 (35%)
- Item # GB657-6234
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SELECTED CLIMBS IN ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK 1980 1st ed SIGNED by Richard Dumais
By: Dumais, Richard
Price $34.95
- Item # OPG48
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROCK CLIMBING BOULDER CANYON COLORADO Richard Rossiter 1999 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Rossiter, Richard
Price $11.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $8.05 (40%)
- Item # GB696-6234
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


THE GODS ARE ANGRY Noyce, Wilfrid 1957 1st USA ed DJ
By: Noyce, Wilfrid
Price $15.00
- Item # OP1827A
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE 1962 October Sherpal School by Edmund Hillary, High In THe Thin Cold Air Expedition by Barry Bishop
By: Hillary, Edmundy and Barry Bishop
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # NG1062
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE HIMALAYAS: ENCOUNTERS WITH THE ROOF OF THE WORLD David Zurick
By: Zurick, David
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $39.95, You Save $20.00 (50%)
- Item # BK2601-121
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A LIFE ON THE EDGE: MEMOIRS OF EVEREST AND BEYOND 1999 1st ed as New Hardcover (Unsigned) Multiple Copies Available
By: Whittaker, Jim
Price $19.99
- Item # BK1680E-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
INTO THIN AIR: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT OF THE MOUNT EVEREST DISASTER Jon Krakauer 1997 True 1st ed 1st ptg Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Krakauer, Jon
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $19.96 (80%)
- Item # BK814E-27418
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WORLD MOUNTAINEERING: THE WORLD'S GREATEST MOUNTAINS BY THE WORLD'S GREATEST MOUNTAINEERS Audrey Salkeld 1998 1st UK ed Large Format Hardcover DJ Fine Chris Bonington
By: Salkeld, Audrey, Editor, Foreword by Chris Bonington.
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $20.01 (40%)
- Item # BK1351-793
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A JOURNEY TO LHASA AND CENTRAL TIBET Sarat Chandra Das 1998 New Paperback
By: Das, Sarat Chandra
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $16.01 (80%)
- Item # OP1758A-765
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SHERPA HIMALAYA NEPAL Mario Fantin 1978, 1982 or 1971 ed DJ Fine 2 copies available
By: Fantin, Mario
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $40.01 (89%)
- Item # OP302-2572
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS IN COLOUR Frank S. Smythe 1949 1st ed Hardcover No DJ VG
By: Smythe, Frank S.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $15.01 (75%)
- Item # OP3968B-514
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIMALAYAN ODYSSEY Trevor Braham 1974 1st UK ed DJ Near Fine to Fine 2 copies available
By: Braham, Trevor
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $65.00, You Save $55.01 (85%)
- Item # OP696-2572
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart