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Triumph on Everest a tribute from the Sherpas of Nepal

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Published by Mandala Book Point in Kathmandu .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal),
  • Nepal

Subjects:

  • Tenzing Norkey, 1914-,
  • Hillary, Edmund, Sir,
  • Mountaineers -- Nepal -- Biography,
  • Sherpa (Napalese people) -- Biography,
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and edited by Ang Rita Sherpa & Susan Höivik for the 50th anniversary of Mount Everest Celebration Committee and the Himalayan Trust Advisory Board.
GenreBiography., Biography
ContributionsSherpa, Ang Rita., Höivik, Susan., Mountain Institute (Nepal), Eco Himal (Organization : Nepal), Himalayan Trust Advisory Board., Mount Everest Celebration Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV199.92+
The Physical Object
Pagination150 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3715513M
LC Control Number2003321950

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