The compelling story of the first ascent of the world’s highest mountain. Based on newly released diaries, documents and letters it reveals the inside story of this epic expedition. Far from being the ‘military operation’ of legend, it was beset by crises and controversies from beginning to end.
How to Climb Mont Blanc in a Skirt The Amazing, Untold Story of Women's Exploration
We are all familiar with Shackleton, Mallory and Livingstone, but the great female explorers are largely unknown. Women like Freya Stark, Gertrude Bell and Ella Maillart were just as resourceful, eccentric and adventurous. Tall tales and high adventure from the world's greatest female travelers.
The Adventurer’s Handbook Life Lessons from History’s Great Explorers
The book that inspired Jonah Hill and his friends Max Winkler and Matt Spicer to write a hit script. A wild ride through the history of exploration, distilling the essence of what makes a perfect expedition.