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 #: BK2709-3466
THE PUSH: A YOSEMITE CLIMBER'S JOURNEY OF ENDURANCE, RISK AND GOING BEYOND LIMITS 2017 1st ed Hardcover SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell Multiple copies available
By Caldwell, Tommy
Price: $29.95


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
Full Title: THE PUSH: A YOSEMITE CLIMBER'S JOURNEY OF ENDURANCE, RISK AND GOING BEYOND LIMITS


  
SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell!

A dramatic, inspiring memoir by legendary rock climber Tommy Caldwell, the first person to free climb the Dawn Wall of Yosemites El Capitan.   

NY, 2017, 1st edition, 1st printing. 341 pp, color photos. Original hardcover first edition with Dust Jacket, Fine condition. On January 14, 2015, Tommy Caldwell, along with his partner, Kevin Jorgeson, summited what is widely regarded as the hardest rock climb in history Yosemites nearly vertical 3,000-foot Dawn Wall, after nineteen days on the route. Caldwells odds-defying feat was the culmination of an entire lifetime of pushing himself to his limits as an athlete. The Dawn Wall is rated 5.14d, Grade VI.

This engrossing memoir chronicles the journey of a boy with a fanatical mountain-guide father who was determined to instill toughness in his son to a teen whose obsessive nature drove him to the top of the sport-climbing circuit. Caldwells affinity for adventure then led him to the vertigo-inducing and little understood world of big wall free climbing. But his evolution as a climber was not without challenges; in his early twenties, he was held hostage by militants in a harrowing ordeal in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan.

Soon after, he lost his left index finger in an accident. Later his wife, and main climbing partner, left him. Caldwell emerged from these hardships with a renewed sense of purpose and determination. He set his sights on free climbing El Capitans biggest, steepest, blankest facethe Dawn Wall. This epic assault took more than seven years, during which time Caldwell redefined the sport, found love again, and became a father.

The Push is an arresting story of focus, drive, motivation, endurance, and transformation, a book that will appeal to anyone seeking to overcome fear and doubt, cultivate perseverance, turn failure into growth, and find connection with family and with the natural world

More................

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
THE PUSH: A YOSEMITE CLIMBER'S JOURNEY OF ENDURANCE, RISK AND GOING BEYOND LIMITS 2017 Reprint Hardcover SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell Multiple copies available
By: Caldwell, Tommy
Price $19.95
- Item # BK2709A-4826
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OVER THE EDGE: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia 2002 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell
By: Child, Greg
Price $45.00
- Item # BK253A-482
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CHOUINARD ANGLE PITON SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell Multiple pitons available
By: Chouinard, Yvon and Tom Frost, GPIW
Price $45.00
- Item # HW24C-34614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OVER THE EDGE: The True Story of Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia Greg Child 2003 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Child, Greg
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $11.96 (71%)
- Item # BK2374-7428
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CHOUINARD LOST ARROW PITON SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell Multiple pitons available
By: Chouinard, Yvon and Tom Frost, GPIW
Price $45.00
- Item # HW23J-34610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AFTERSHOCK: ONE MAN'S QUEST AND THE QUAKE ON EVEREST Jules Mountain 2017 Paperback Fine-New Multiple Copies Available
By: Mountain, Jules
Price $24.95
- Item # BK7032-5396
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NIGHT ON THE GROUND, A DAY IN THE OPEN [Sierra, Yosemite] 2001 1st ed New paperback Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by Doug Robinson
By: Robinson, Doug
Price $14.95
- Item # BK1286-53610
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OVER THE EDGE: The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia Greg Child 2002 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Child, Greg
Price $24.95
- Item # BK253-3852
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
2011 ASCENT: JOURNAL OF THE VERTICAL LIFE
By: Roper, Steve and Allen Steck, Rock and Ice,
Price $19.99
- Item # JR275A
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LAST BREATH: CAUTIONARY TALES FROM THE LIMITS OF HUMAN ENDURANCE Peter Stark 2001 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Stark, Peter
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # BK1474-376
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE PUSH: A YOSEMITE CLIMBER'S JOURNEY OF ENDURANCE, RISK AND GOING BEYOND LIMITS 2017 Reprint Hardcover SIGNED by Tommy Caldwell Multiple copies available
By: Caldwell, Tommy
Price $19.95
- Item # BK2709A-4826
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GLEN DAWSON: MOUNTAINEER AND BOOKMAN [Dawson's Mountaineering Bookshop] Elizabeth Pomeroy 2019 1st ed New Hardcover Fine Press Limited Edition Multiple copies available
By: Pomeroy, Elizabeth
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $75.01 (60%)
- Item # BK4278-4824
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PANAMA - YOSEMITE - YELLOWSTONE Erastus Howard Scott 1925 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Scott, Erastus Howard
Price $19.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $80.95 (81%)
- Item # OP6502-406
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WHY I CLIMB: PERSONAL INSIGHTS OF TOP CLIMBERS Steve Gardiner 1990 1st ed Paperback Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Gardiner, Steve
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # OP1247-6123
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FRANCIS DRAKE THE LIVES OF A HERO John Cummins 1997 Paperback Like New
By: Cummins, John
Price $4.99
- Item # PL4293-338
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN LIGHT Galen Rowell 1986 3rd printing Large Format Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Rowell, Galen
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $65.01 (87%)
- Item # OP1330A-942
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A YOSEMITE CAMPING TRIP 1889 Le Conte 1990 Paperback Fine
By: Le Conte, Joseph N.
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $35.00 (58%)
- Item # OP2147-406
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FIFTY CLASSIC CLIMBS OF NORTH AMERICA Steve Roper Allen Steck 1st US ed Paperback Fine
By: Roper, Steve and Allen Steck, Sierra Club
Price $135.00
- Item # OP191B-928
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING MAGAZINE BACK ISSUES ISSUES #s 3 4 8 Price is PER ISSUE $25 for each
By: Climbing Magazine, Harvey Carter, Michael Kennedy, Fritz Stammberger
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $20.00 (44%)
- Item # JR152D-433
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
APUNTES DE TRAVESIAS [A ROVER'S NOTEBOOK] Sebastian Letemendia 1997 1st ed DJ
By: Letemendia, Sebastian
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $40.01 (80%)
- Item # BK863-274p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OUR NATIONAL PARKS John Muir 1901 1st ed Hardcover Bright & Fine [The book is 60% on Yosemite]
By: Muir, John
Price $350.00 ~ Regular $450.00, You Save $100.00 (22%)
- Item # OP175C-355
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー