Above the Clouds
The Diaries of A High-altitude MountaineerBook - 2001 | 1st ed.
Above the Clouds contains riveting narratives of climbs on Mount McKinley, K2, Makalu, Manaslu, and Everest -- including Boukreev's diary of the 1996 expedition, written shortly after his return. There are also fascinating technical details about the skill of mountain climbing, as well as personal and moving reflections on what life means to someone who risks it every day.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 796.522 BUKREEV
Characteristics: xxiv, 239 p.,  p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.