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 #: OP4460-1972p
ALIVE IN THE DEATH ZONE: MOUNT EVEREST SURVIVAL Lincoln Hall 2009 Hardcover Very Good-Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By Hall, Lincoln
Price: $24.95

List Price: $40.00
You Save $15.05 (38%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
Australia, 2009, 2nd ptg. 106 pp, 100+ large color photos. Tall hardcover with a pictorial cover image, no dust jacket was issued. One copy is Ex Lib, but has no spine mark and few internal marks, though it does have damage to the cover. The other has some edge wear. Very Good to Near Fine. 

The cover has a special 3D effect on the climber and the title which is quite well done, and was used only as this is a child's book. As the library marks are not obtrusive, and the only place this book is likely to appear is Australia, and as the book is quite well done, if you have an interest in Lincoln Hall and Mount Everest I suggest you consider acquiring a copy as no ''New'' copies are likely to appear in the USA or even the UK. 

As this book is tall, it may require extra postage for Priority Mail or International Mail. 

Until this book came to us this year we had no idea that Lincoln Hall had written a ''children's picture book'' on his Everest escapades. This is much more than a children's book. It has no ''artistic drawings'', it is all text, photos and maps. Even if you have no kids, this book deserves a place in an Everest collection if you are adding some or all the books that are being done these days. The text does not talk down to the reader. I think many of us old folks would enjoy reading this book ourselves. 

The successful Dunagiri trip by the ANUMC forged the Hall and Macartney-Snape partnership, setting the stage for their Himalayan mountaineering careers including their 1984 Mount Everest Expedition.[4]

Hall's first major peak was Dunagiri, with Tim McCartney Snape. Dunagiri, Hall's mountaineering career went from strength to strength as he participated in and led numerous climbing adventures around the world, including many first ascents by Australian climbers. Amongst these were two expeditions to climb Mount Everest in Nepal (including the first Australian ascent in 1984); the first ascent of Mt Minto in the Admiralty Mountains of Antarctica (1998); and ascents of other notable peaks including Annapurna II (7963m) in Nepal, Makalu (8481m) on the China-Nepal border, and Carstensz Pyramid in Irian Jaya, Indonesia.

Lincoln Hall narrowly survived after his ascent of Mount Everest in 2006. He ended up climbing Everest twice. This book was the last of eight books that Hall wrote. As it was sold only in Australia, and 13 years ago at that, it will probably always be a hard book to find in America or Europe. 

 


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
EVEREST SCIENCE IN THE DEATH ZONE DVD
By: Brice, Russell, Greg Child.
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $29.95, You Save $10.00 (33%)
- Item # DVD2384
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DARK SUMMIT: THE TRUE STORY OF EVEREST'S MOST CONTROVERSIAL SEASON Neil Heil 2008 1st ed Paperback Fine
By: Heil, Neil
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $26.00, You Save $21.00 (81%)
- Item # BK2302A-162
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DEAD LUCKY: LIFE AFTER DEATH ON MOUNT EVEREST Lincoln Hall 2008 1st US ed Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Hall, Lincoln
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $14.96 (60%)
- Item # BK2362A-24615
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HALL AND BALL: KIWI MOUNTAINEERS FROM MOUNT COOK TO MOUNT EVEREST [Everest 1996] Colin Monteath 1997 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Monteath, Colin
Price $15.00 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $25.00 (62%)
- Item # BK1060-311p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNT LOGAN Henry S. Hall 1926 Softcover Near Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Hall, Henry S.
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $5.00 (33%)
- Item # OP7857-1062
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STAY ALIVE: A GUIDE TO SURVIVAL IN MOUNTAINOUS AREAS VIDEO PAL SYSTEM EUROPE & ASIA ONLY
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $22.96 (92%)
- Item # VHS1975
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SHOOK: AN EARTHQUAKE, A LEGENDARY MOUNTAIN GUIDE, AND EVEREST'S DEADLIEST DAY Jennifer Hull 2020 1st ed Paperback New 2 Copies Available
By: Hull, Jennifer
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $21.95, You Save $2.00 (9%)
- Item # BK4375-3912
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IN THE ZONE: EPIC SURVIVAL STORIES FROM THE MOUNTAINEERING WORLD Peter Potterfield 1996 2nd prtg Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Potterfield, Peter
Price $14.95 ~ Regular $22.95, You Save $8.00 (35%)
- Item # BK1202A-8712
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STAY ALIVE: A GUIDE TO SURVIVAL IN THE DESERT SOUTHWEST VHS VIDEO VIDEO PAL SYSTEM FOR EUROPE & ASIA ONLY
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $22.96 (92%)
- Item # VHS1974
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WHITE LIMBO: THE FIRST AUSTRALIAN CLIMB OF MOUNT EVEREST Lincoln Hall 1985 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Hall, Lincoln
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $20.01 (50%)
- Item # OP160F-1792p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DEAD LUCKY: LIFE AFTER DEATH ON MOUNT EVEREST Lincoln Hall 2008 1st US ed Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Hall, Lincoln
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $14.96 (60%)
- Item # BK2362A-24615
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WHITE LIMBO: THE FIRST AUSTRALIAN CLIMB OF MOUNT EVEREST Lincoln Hall 1985 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Hall, Lincoln
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $20.01 (50%)
- Item # OP160F-1792p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LOU WHITTAKER: MEMOIRS OF A MOUNTAIN GUIDE Lou Whittaker, Andrea Gabbard 1994 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Whittaker, Lou, and Andrea Gabbard
Price $5.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $24.01 (80%)
- Item # BK1684F-1512
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1929-2021 FULL SET 95 Volumes Original paper bindings VG-Fine.
By: American Alpine Club
Price $4500.00 ~ Regular $6500.00, You Save $2000.00 (31%)
- Item # AAJ1929-2021-106p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SPIRITS OF THE AIR 1994 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine 2 Copies Available SIGNED by Kurt Diemberger
By: Diemberger, Kurt
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $45.01 (60%)
- Item # BK387-1632
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THAT UNTRAVELLED WORLD: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY Eric Shipton 1969 1st US edition Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Shipton, Eric
Price $15.95 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $59.05 (79%)
- Item # OP2803AB-344
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CAMP SIX: AN ACCOUNT OF THE 1933 MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION Frank Smythe 1956 reprint Hardcover DJ Near Fine 2 copies available
By: Smythe, Frank
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $110.01 (88%)
- Item # OP374D-1062
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DOCTOR ON EVEREST Peter Steele 1972 1st UK ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine
By: Steele, Peter
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $10.01 (50%)
- Item # OP20B-937
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BROAD PEAK 2004 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Richard Sale
By: Sale, Richard
Price $49.00 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $51.00 (51%)
- Item # BK2002-158
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GEORGE MALLORY BIOGRAPHY David Robertson 1969 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Robertson, David
Price $125.00 ~ Regular $300.00, You Save $175.00 (58%)
- Item # OP362A-1212
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CONQUISTADORS OF THE USELESS: FROM THE ALPS TO ANNAPURNA Lionel Terray 1963 1st UK edition Hardcover DJ Near Fine SIGNED by Lionel Terray
By: Terray, Lionel
Price $750.00
- Item # OP893AB-106
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
K2 THE SAVAGE MOUNTAIN Charles Houston and Bob Bates 1954 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine [Not Signed] 3 copies available
By: Houston, Charles and Robert Bates
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $80.01 (80%)
- Item # OP412D-1793
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