Last Hours On Everest: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's Fatal Ascent: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's by Graham HoylandLast Hours On Everest: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's Fatal Ascent: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's by Graham Hoyland

Last Hours On Everest: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's Fatal Ascent: The Gripping Story…

byGraham Hoyland

Paperback | May 26, 2014

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An expert mountaineer cracks Everest's most intriguing mystery - did Mallory and Irvine reach the summit before they perished on its slopes?On the 6th June 1924, mountaineers George Mallory and Sandy Irvine perished in their attempt to reach the summit of Everest.Obsessed by uncovering what happened, in 1993 Graham Hoyland became the 15th Englishman to climb Everest. His investigations led to the finding of Mallory's body; it will be his evidence that will recover Irvine's.'Last Hours on Everest' meticulously reconstructs that fateful day. Combining his own expert insight with the clues they left behind, Graham Hoyland at last answers the most intriguing of questions - did the two men actually reach the top of Everest?
Climber, author and film director Graham Hoyland was the 15th Briton to climb Everest and during one of his nine expeditions to the mountain was responsible for the discovery of George Mallory's body. He writes for the Independent newspaper and worked as a BBC director on programmes such as Dragons' Den, the Today programme and Around ...
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Title:Last Hours On Everest: The Gripping Story Of Mallory And Irvine's Fatal Ascent: The Gripping Story…Format:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.04 inPublished:May 26, 2014Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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'You have never read a book like Last Hours on Everest . Graham Hoyland has created a towering work full of twists and turns, like the backdrop' Independent