Everest, the First Ascent

Everest, the First Ascent

The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh, the Man Who Made It Possible

Book - 2013
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Examines the life of British physician Griffith Pugh who researched the physiological aspects of mountaineering and whose findings were put into practical use on Hillary and Norgay's 1953 expedition to Mt. Everest's summit.
Publisher: London : Rider Books, 2013
ISBN: 9781846043482
Branch Call Number: 796.522092 PUG NVD
Characteristics: xxiii, 400 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Everest, the 1st ascent


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