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 #: BK253-2962
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


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

2002, 1st edition. 284 pp. b/w photos. Hardcover with dust jacket. Fine.

A year before America woke to the madness of Islamic terrorism, four young American rock climbers inclduing Beth Roddn and Tommy Caldwell were pulled directly into its line of fire on a rock climbing expedition 80 miles from Afghanistan. Oblivious to the volatile mix of ethnic strife, drug smuggling, and militant Islam brewing there, the four had been seeking extreme adventure in the 'Yosemite Valley' of Central Asia.

Greg Child gives a riveting chronicle of their capture by militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (linked to al Qaeda), who dragged them through six harrowing days of gun battles before the four made their dramatic escape. 


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
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 # BK2374-2967
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THIN AIR: ENCOUNTERS IN THE HIMALAYA Greg Child 1988 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Child, Greg
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $20.01 (57%)
- Item # OP592A-2463
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1993 Multiple copies available
By: American Alpine Club 1993 Journal
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.00 (80%)
- Item # AAJ1993-23319
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ADRENALINE 2001: THE YEAR'S BEST STROIES OF ADVENTURE AND SURVIVAL Clint Willis 2001 New Paperback
By: Willis, Clint
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $17.95, You Save $13.00 (72%)
- Item # BK1706-917
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RUSSIA AND CENTRAL ASIA BY ROAD: 4WD, MOTORBIKE, BICYCLE Barker, Hazel
By: Barker, Hazel
Price $18.95
- Item # GB364
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CLIMBING ART MAGAZINE Individual Issues Available
By: Climbing Art Magazine, Pat Ament
Price $5.00
- Item # JR156-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PHOENIX ROCK II: CENTRAL ARIZONA GRANITE Greg Opland 1996 Paperback Near Fine-Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Opland, Greg
Price $20.00 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $15.00 (43%)
- Item # GB512-3762
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AKSU KYRGYZSTAN CENTRAL ASIA TOPOGRAPHIC MAP 1:500,000
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $10.05 (50%)
- Item # MP254
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING ON THE EDGE Betta and Gioachino Gobbi 2002 New Paperback Multiple Copies Available
By: Gobbi, Betta and Gioachino (Editors)
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $14.96 (75%)
- Item # BK1782-2965
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LIKE HIDDEN FIRE: THE PLOT TO BRING DOWN THE BRITISH EMPIRE Peter Hopkirk 1994 1st ed New Hardcover
By: Hopkirk, Peter
Price $35.00
- Item # BK2136-385
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 # BK2374-2967
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THIN AIR: ENCOUNTERS IN THE HIMALAYA Greg Child 1988 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Child, Greg
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $20.01 (57%)
- Item # OP592A-2463
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DEN BERGEN VERFALLEN: ALPENFAHRTEN VON ELEONORE NOLL-HASENCLEVER [FALL INTO THE MOUNTAINS: ALPINE TRIPS WITH ELEONORE NOLL-HASENCLEVER] Heinrich Erler 1932 Hardcover Near Fine
By: Noll-Hasenclever, Eleonore and Heinrich Erler (Editor)
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $79.96 (80%)
- Item # OP6555-374
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
VICTORIAN MOUNTAINEERS Ronald Clark 1953 1st UK ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Clark, Ronald
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $65.00, You Save $55.01 (85%)
- Item # OP1190A-865
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE CHARM OF MOUNTAIN CLIMBING William Williams 1908 Scribner's Magazine Article Near Fine
By: Williams, William
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $79.96 (80%)
- Item # OP7301-282
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WE DIE ALONE [Norway] David Howarth 1955 Hardcover DJ/No DJ Near Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Howarth, David
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $9.96 (50%)
- Item # PL2215A-3693
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
2016 ASCENT: THE CLIMBING LIFE Rock and Ice, Steve Roper, Allen Steck
By: Roper, Steve and Allen Steck, Rock and Ice
Price $14.95
- Item # JR275H-2016
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CONQUISTADORS OF THE USELESS: FROM THE ALPS TO ANNAPURNA Lionel Terray 1963 2nd imp Hardcover Very Good
By: Terray, Lionel
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $65.00, You Save $20.00 (31%)
- Item # OP893G-197
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MORE THAN MOUNTAINS [Himalaya] Jackson 1955 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Jackson, John
Price $8.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $26.01 (74%)
- Item # OP547-792
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DANSEUSE DE ROC [ROCK DANCER] Catherine Destivelle 1987 1st ed Paperback Near Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Destivelle, Catherine
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # OP956-7182
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NOS QUATRE MILLE METRES [OUR FOUR THOUSAND METERS] E.A. Heiniger 1948 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Heiniger, E. A.
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $40.01 (80%)
- Item # OP4092-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ENTHUSIAST [A Novel] Peter Hill 1979 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Hill, Peter
Price $10.00
- Item # OP5189-
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