Into the Silence
The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of EverestBook - 2011
Describes British climbers' attempts to scale Mount Everest in the early 1920s, discussing such topics as the role of imperial ambition in the expedition and the way in which the ascent reflected England's post-World War I redemption efforts.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: B Mallory Davis 2011
Characteristics: xiv, 655 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm