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 #: BK283C-267p
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Broughton Coburn and INSCRIBED by Jamling Tenzing
By Coburn, Broughton
Price: $45.00

List Price: $75.00
You Save $30.00 (40%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
DC, National Geographic, 1997, 1st edition. 256 pp, hundreds of color photos. Large format hardcover with dust jacket. Fine.

SIGNED by Broughton Coburn and 
INSCRIBED by Jamling Tenzing

This is a heavy, large format book. Extra postage will be requested for Priority Mail and International Mail.

While climbing Everest during the May 1996 events, an IMAX film crew produced this terrific book. 
 
When David Breashears agreed to climb Mount Everest with an IMAX camera in order to film from the summit, he had no idea that his little expedition would become embroiled in a tragedy that would make headlines around the world. On May 10, 1996, two expeditions led by experienced Everest guides Rob Hall and Scott Fisher summited the mountain, only to suffer the loss of eight members--including the two leaders--on the way back down. At the time, Breashears and his filmmaking crew were at the base camp preparing for their own climb--originally planned for that same day but postponed after realizing there would already be several other groups on the summit. Instead of making a film, Breashears and company participated in the rescue and only later reached the summit of Everest to successfully complete their film.

Broughton Coburn, a long-time resident of Nepal and a friend of David Breashears, was commissioned to write a book about the filmmaking expedition, the tragedy on Everest, and the mountain itself. He has more than succeeded with Everest: Mountain Without Mercy, a taut recounting of disaster and triumph at 29,000 feet. But this book is about more than just mountain climbing; Coburn has also included fascinating information about Nepal, Buddhism, and the Sherpa culture, as well as the history of climbing Everest. He covers everything from the causes of altitude sickness to Nepal's increasing problems with deforestation, and through it all he weaves the story of that day in May when Everest again proved unpredictable--and deadly. For a white-knuckle climb to the top of the world's highest mountain, complete with stunning photographs, you can't do better than Everest: Mountain Without Mercy.


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Hardcover Fine SIGNED by 5: Coburn, Viesturs, Athans, Kropp and Jamling
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $125.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $225.00 (64%)
- Item # BK283A-267p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by 6: Coburn, Krakauer, Viesturs, Athans, Kropp, Jamling
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $200.00 (57%)
- Item # BK283-2677p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed (Limited Edition) Faux Leather Bound Hardcover Fine SIGNED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.01 (33%)
- Item # BK282-267p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRIUMPH ON EVEREST: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIR EDMUND HILLARY 2000 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED or INSCRIBED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $25.00
- Item # BK284
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # BK281D-3914p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 1st ed (Limited Edition) Faux Leather Bound Hardcover Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.01 (33%)
- Item # BK282C-902p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 SIGNED by 22 Climbers: Anker, Athans, Berg, Breashears, Blanchard, Child, Hahn, Humar, Kelly, Krakauer, Kropp, MacTavish, Pizzo, Putnam, Roach, Jamling, Simpson, Viesturs, Webster, Wick
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $450.00
- Item # BK283G-482p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Paperback Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $15.00 (25%)
- Item # BK283E-871p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGH EXPOSURE: A LIFELONG PASSION FOR EVEREST AND UNFORGIVING PLACES David Breashears 1999 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 3 Copies Available SIGNED by Jamling Tenzing
By: Breashears, David and Jeff Long
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # BK634-9173
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AAMA IN AMERICA: A PILGRIMAGE OF THE HEART 1995 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.00 (60%)
- Item # BK7280
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available SIGNED by 6: Coburn, Krakauer, Viesturs, Athans, Kropp, Jamling
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $200.00 (57%)
- Item # BK283-2677p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TRIUMPH ON EVEREST: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIR EDMUND HILLARY 2000 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED or INSCRIBED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $25.00
- Item # BK284
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 1st ed (Limited Edition) Faux Leather Bound Hardcover Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.01 (33%)
- Item # BK282C-902p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AAMA IN AMERICA: A PILGRIMAGE OF THE HEART 1995 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.00 (60%)
- Item # BK7280
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Hardcover Fine SIGNED by 5: Coburn, Viesturs, Athans, Kropp and Jamling
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $125.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $225.00 (64%)
- Item # BK283A-267p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed (Limited Edition) Faux Leather Bound Hardcover Fine SIGNED by Broughton Coburn
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.01 (33%)
- Item # BK282-267p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 SIGNED by 22 Climbers: Anker, Athans, Berg, Breashears, Blanchard, Child, Hahn, Humar, Kelly, Krakauer, Kropp, MacTavish, Pizzo, Putnam, Roach, Jamling, Simpson, Viesturs, Webster, Wick
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $450.00
- Item # BK283G-482p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.01 (60%)
- Item # BK281D-3914p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY 1997 1st ed Paperback Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $45.00 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $15.00 (25%)
- Item # BK283E-871p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMB! HISTORY OF CLIMBING IN COLORADO Bob Godfrey, Dudley Chelton 1977 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available [Not Signed]
By: Godfrey, Bob and Dudley Chelton
Price $65.00 ~ Regular $125.00, You Save $60.00 (48%)
- Item # OP529-4825p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING EVEREST: TALES OF TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY ON THE WORLD'S HIGHEST MOUNTAIN Audrey Salkeld 2003 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Salkeld, Audrey
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $21.00, You Save $16.01 (76%)
- Item # BK2523-297
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NORSK FJELLSPORT 1948 [Norwegian Mountain Sports 1948] Norsk Tindeklub 1948 Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Norsk Tindeklub
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $79.96 (80%)
- Item # OP6548-374
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A PORTRAIT OF LENI RIEFENSTAHL 1997 1st UK ed Hardcover with DJ Fine SIGNED by Audrey Salkeld
By: Salkeld, Audrey
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $100.01 (67%)
- Item # BK1247-942
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MY TIBET Galen Rowell 1990 1st edition 1st printing Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Rowell, Galen and Dalai Lama
Price $29.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $121.00 (81%)
- Item # OP1335B-942p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEPAL HIMALAYA H. W. Tilman 1952 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Tilman, H. W.
Price $135.00 ~ Regular $275.00, You Save $140.00 (51%)
- Item # OP386C-753
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A WALK IN THE SKY Nicholas Clinch 1982 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Clinch, Nicholas
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $25.01 (56%)
- Item # OP63D-4984
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ROOF OF THE WORLD: EXPLORING THE MYSTERIES OF THE QINGHAI-TIBET PLATEAU Zhang Mingtao 1982 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Mingtao, Zhang and Other Members of the Multi-Disciplinary Research Team of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Price $17.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $32.01 (64%)
- Item # OP1351-718p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXTREME ALPINE ROCK: THE 100 GREATEST ALPINE ROCK CLIMBS Walter Pause 1979 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Pause, Walter and Jurgen Winkler
Price $95.00 ~ Regular $350.00, You Save $255.00 (73%)
- Item # OP877-267p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST: MOUNTAIN WITHOUT MERCY Broughton Coburn 1997 1st ed (Limited Edition) Faux Leather Bound Hardcover Fine SIGNED by David Breashears
By: Coburn, Broughton
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.01 (33%)
- Item # BK282C-902p
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