|Subcategory:||Nature & Ecology|
|Publisher:||Dell (August 1, 1996)|
|Category:||Math and Science|
|Other formats:||lrf mobi doc docx|
Praise for Jon Krakauer’s. Into Thin Air reads like a fine novel-the main characters breathe their way through a plot so commanding, the book is hard to put down.
Praise for Jon Krakauer’s. INTO THIN AIR. A book that offers readers the emotional immediacy of a survivor’s testament as well as the precision, detail, and quest for accuracy of a great piece of journalism. It is impossible to read this book unmoved. ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY. Make room on your shelf for mountaineering classics.
It details Krakauer's experience in the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, in which eight climbers were killed and several others were stranded by a storm.
I stood atop Mount Everest, gasping for air at the topmost limit of earth’s atmosphere. Standing on the top of the world, I cleared the ice from my oxygen mask, put my shoulder against the wind, and stared at the vast view of earth below
I stood atop Mount Everest, gasping for air at the topmost limit of earth’s atmosphere. Standing on the top of the world, I cleared the ice from my oxygen mask, put my shoulder against the wind, and stared at the vast view of earth below. I understood on some dim level that it was a spectacular sight.
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Jon Krakauer, Boulder, Colorado. Jon Krakauer has signed and donated this complete set of his books to help the sister of Chris McCandless (the subject of Into the Wild) raise funds for victims of domestic violence, one of our nation’s most shameful and under-reported crimes.
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Read Into Thin Air, by Jon Krakauer online on Bookmate – A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but er Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everes.
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The altitude here manifested itself as a malicious force, making me feel as though I were afflicted with a raging red-wine hangover. Too miserable to eat or even read, for the next two days I mostly. lay in my tent with my head in my hands, trying to exert myself as little as possible. Feeling slightly better on Saturday, I climbed a thousand feet above camp to get some exercise and accelerate my acclimatization, and there, at the head of the Cwm, fifty yards off the main track, I came upon another body in the snow, or more accurately the lower half of a body.