Everest

Description

  1. Height 8848.00 m

The world's absolute highest mountain, located on the border between Tibet, China and Nepal.

Books

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Netherlands
  • Moab
  • We flock to it in droves to pay homage to what many consider the North Shore, the Mount Everest, the Vatican, the Taj Mahal, the Empire State Building, the Marilyn Monroe of mountain biking -- Moab, Utah. But mind you, Moab is not for everyone. Nowhere is the terrain more challenging or more dangerous. Nowhere is the penalty stiffer for... Read more
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Belgium
  • Moab
  • We flock to it in droves to pay homage to what many consider the North Shore, the Mount Everest, the Vatican, the Taj Mahal, the Empire State Building, the Marilyn Monroe of mountain biking -- Moab, Utah. But mind you, Moab is not for everyone. Nowhere is the terrain more challenging or more dangerous. Nowhere is the penalty stiffer for... Read more
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Netherlands
  • An Everest Survivor
  • Reaching the summit of Everest is a great achievement; getting down safely is even greater. Until 1996 one climber would die out of six, most of the time during their descent. Hugo Rodriguez Barroso proudly waved the Mexican flag on the top of the world on May the 23rd of 1997, at 2:12 p. m. Hugo became at that moment the first athlete in the... Read more
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Belgium
  • An Everest Survivor
  • Reaching the summit of Everest is a great achievement; getting down safely is even greater. Until 1996 one climber would die out of six, most of the time during their descent. Hugo Rodriguez Barroso proudly waved the Mexican flag on the top of the world on May the 23rd of 1997, at 2:12 p. m. Hugo became at that moment the first athlete in the... Read more
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Netherlands
  • De Dodelijke Hellingen Van De K2
  • Voor bergbeklimmers is de K2 de ultieme uitdaging. De Mount Everest is hoger, maar de K2 is steiler, lastiger en dodelijker. Slechts 183 mannen en 5 vrouwen hebben de gevreesde top van de K2 bereikt sinds hij in 1954 ontdekt is, en van hen zijn er tenminste 21 nooit teruggekomen...Bij haar eerste poging in 1998 was Heidi Howkins een van de... Read more
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Belgium
  • De Dodelijke Hellingen Van De K2
  • Voor bergbeklimmers is de K2 de ultieme uitdaging. De Mount Everest is hoger, maar de K2 is steiler, lastiger en dodelijker. Slechts 183 mannen en 5 vrouwen hebben de gevreesde top van de K2 bereikt sinds hij in 1954 ontdekt is, en van hen zijn er tenminste 21 nooit teruggekomen...Bij haar eerste poging in 1998 was Heidi Howkins een van de... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Kissing Kilimanjaro
  • Mount Kilimanjaro is sometimes called Everyman's Everest because it is possible for a novice climber to reach the summit. And every year, more than 30,000 adventure tourists try. But for each person who goes to the mountain, there are thousands more who chat about it at cocktail parties, making plans to go...someday. That's how Daniel Dorr got... Read more
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Belgium
  • Kissing Kilimanjaro
  • Mount Kilimanjaro is sometimes called Everyman's Everest because it is possible for a novice climber to reach the summit. And every year, more than 30,000 adventure tourists try. But for each person who goes to the mountain, there are thousands more who chat about it at cocktail parties, making plans to go...someday. That's how Daniel Dorr got... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Everest
  • This magnificent volume celebrates the 60th anniversary of the first successful ascent of the world's highest mountain, and chronicles the history of Everest exploration from the early years of the 20th century to the present. It is the first and only book on the subject to benefit from complete access to the Royal Geographical Society's... Read more
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Belgium
  • Everest
  • This magnificent volume celebrates the 60th anniversary of the first successful ascent of the world's highest mountain, and chronicles the history of Everest exploration from the early years of the 20th century to the present. It is the first and only book on the subject to benefit from complete access to the Royal Geographical Society's... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Seventy Summits
  • As a mountain climbing guide, it was Vern Tejass job to climb the tallest and most dangerous mountains in the world. Always rebellious, Tejas never met a challenge he couldnt overcome, even the daunting task of climbing Mount Everest. In fact, he climbed all of the tallest mountains on each of the seven continents more than ten times each.... Read more
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  • Seventy Summits
  • As a mountain climbing guide, it was Vern Tejass job to climb the tallest and most dangerous mountains in the world. Always rebellious, Tejas never met a challenge he couldnt overcome, even the daunting task of climbing Mount Everest. In fact, he climbed all of the tallest mountains on each of the seven continents more than ten times each.... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Across the Roof of the World
  • Wilfred Skrede was nineteen in 1941 when the Nazis occupied his homeland of Norway. Determined to reach a training camp of the free Norwegian Air Force located in Toronto, Canada, the daring young man set off across Russia, Siberia, China, Turkestan and India before finally reaching his destination in far away North America, more than one year... Read more
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  • Across the Roof of the World
  • Wilfred Skrede was nineteen in 1941 when the Nazis occupied his homeland of Norway. Determined to reach a training camp of the free Norwegian Air Force located in Toronto, Canada, the daring young man set off across Russia, Siberia, China, Turkestan and India before finally reaching his destination in far away North America, more than one year... Read more
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Netherlands
  • IJLE LUCHT IN (OOIEVAAR)
  • Al vanaf zijn vroege jeugd droomde Jon Krakauer ervan de Mount Everest te beklimmen. Toen het er voorjaar 1996 eindelijk van kwam, bleek de beklimming veel meer van zijn krachten te vergen dan hij ooit voor mogelijk had gehouden. Zijn bloed werd een trage modderstroom, zijn ledematen werden stijf als hout, zijn hersencellen raakten aangetast.... Read more
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  • IJLE LUCHT IN (OOIEVAAR)
  • Al vanaf zijn vroege jeugd droomde Jon Krakauer ervan de Mount Everest te beklimmen. Toen het er voorjaar 1996 eindelijk van kwam, bleek de beklimming veel meer van zijn krachten te vergen dan hij ooit voor mogelijk had gehouden. Zijn bloed werd een trage modderstroom, zijn ledematen werden stijf als hout, zijn hersencellen raakten aangetast.... Read more
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Netherlands
  • The Mammoth Book Of Everest
  • This selection of the very best writing on Everest begins with the first attempts and continues, via Mallory's failed bid and Hillary and Tenzing's triumph, to the disasters of recent years. It features 35 white-knuckle accounts of climbing on the world's highest mountain, with all the tragedy and triumph of humankind's striving for the top of... Read more
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Belgium
  • The Mammoth Book Of Everest
  • This selection of the very best writing on Everest begins with the first attempts and continues, via Mallory's failed bid and Hillary and Tenzing's triumph, to the disasters of recent years. It features 35 white-knuckle accounts of climbing on the world's highest mountain, with all the tragedy and triumph of humankind's striving for the top of... Read more
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Netherlands
  • De ijle Lucht in
  • Al vanaf zijn vroege jeugd droomde Jon Krakauer ervan de Mount Everest te beklimmen. Toen het er voorjaar 1996 eindelijk van kwam, bleek de beklimming veel meer van zijn krachten te vergen dan hij ooit voor mogelijk had gehouden. Zijn bloed werd een trage modderstroom, zijn ledematen werden stijf als hout, zijn hersencellen raakten aangetast.... Read more
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Belgium
  • De ijle Lucht in
  • Al vanaf zijn vroege jeugd droomde Jon Krakauer ervan de Mount Everest te beklimmen. Toen het er voorjaar 1996 eindelijk van kwam, bleek de beklimming veel meer van zijn krachten te vergen dan hij ooit voor mogelijk had gehouden. Zijn bloed werd een trage modderstroom, zijn ledematen werden stijf als hout, zijn hersencellen raakten aangetast.... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Flying off Everest
  • Perched impossibly on a ridge overlooking a 10,000-foot drop into Tibet, Sano Babu Sunuwar and Lakpa Tsheri Sherpa wait. Heel to toe, connected at the waist by a pair of carabineers that's connected to nothing else, they stare down the North Face of Mount Everest, a red and white nylon tandem paragliding wing fluttering behind them. They know... Read more
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  • Flying off Everest
  • Perched impossibly on a ridge overlooking a 10,000-foot drop into Tibet, Sano Babu Sunuwar and Lakpa Tsheri Sherpa wait. Heel to toe, connected at the waist by a pair of carabineers that's connected to nothing else, they stare down the North Face of Mount Everest, a red and white nylon tandem paragliding wing fluttering behind them. They know... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Runner
  • 'Lizzy never ceases to enthuse, inspire and amaze! She shows what it truly means to live life to the absolute fullest, step out of your comfort zone and to truly test your limits. So much more than a book about running, this memoir is about an enthralling life journey replete with peaks and troughs, highs and lows and many twists and turns.... Read more
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  • Runner
  • 'Lizzy never ceases to enthuse, inspire and amaze! She shows what it truly means to live life to the absolute fullest, step out of your comfort zone and to truly test your limits. So much more than a book about running, this memoir is about an enthralling life journey replete with peaks and troughs, highs and lows and many twists and turns.... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Trekking In The Nepal Himalaya
  • Everest, Annapurna, Kanchenjunga, Machhapuchhare, Makalu - a roll call of inspiration awaits trekkers in the Nepal Himalaya. Discover its famous peaks and unique culture in this authoritative guide by one of the region's most experienced trekkers. 22 new contour maps for major trekking areas, supplemented with the author's GPS data. Detailed... Read more
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Belgium
  • Trekking In The Nepal Himalaya
  • Everest, Annapurna, Kanchenjunga, Machhapuchhare, Makalu - a roll call of inspiration awaits trekkers in the Nepal Himalaya. Discover its famous peaks and unique culture in this authoritative guide by one of the region's most experienced trekkers. 22 new contour maps for major trekking areas, supplemented with the author's GPS data. Detailed... Read more
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Netherlands
  • The Marching Wind
  • Leonard Clark was a lifelong enemy of fear, common sense, and all the other elements that usually define normal people. During The Second World War he headed the United States espionage system in China. When that global conflict came to a peaceful conclusion, Clark turned his relentless energy towards exploring the most dangerous and... Read more
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  • The Marching Wind
  • Leonard Clark was a lifelong enemy of fear, common sense, and all the other elements that usually define normal people. During The Second World War he headed the United States espionage system in China. When that global conflict came to a peaceful conclusion, Clark turned his relentless energy towards exploring the most dangerous and... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Trek to Everest
  • The world`s highest mountain has lured visitors from all over the world ever since its discovery. Attempting its summit is dangerous and requires special skills and experience, but the trek to its Base Camp in Nepal can be completed by well-prepared walkers of any age - safely and enjoyably. The views from the route are breath-taking, and the... Read more
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  • Trek To Everest
  • The world's highest mountain has lured visitors from all over the world ever since its discovery. Attempting its summit is dangerous and requires special skills and experience, but the trek to its Base Camp in Nepal can be completed by well-prepared walkers of any age - safely and enjoyably. The views from the route are breath-taking, and the... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Trek To Everest
  • The world's highest mountain has lured visitors from all over the world ever since its discovery. Attempting its summit is dangerous and requires special skills and experience, but the trek to its Base Camp in Nepal can be completed by well-prepared walkers of any age - safely and enjoyably. The views from the route are breath-taking, and the... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Nepal Nelles
  • Nepal on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Nelles, presenting the whole country at 1:1,500,000, with its more visited central and eastern regions also shown in more detail at 1:480,000, plus enlargement of the Kathmandu Valley and the Rara Lake area and street plans of central Kathmandu City, Patan, Bhaktapur and the lakeside district of... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Khumbu Himal Schneider Nepal Map 02
  • Khumbu Himal area at 1:50,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map in the famous Schneider series, revised in 2013 to include extensive tourist information for trekking routes to the Mount Everest Base Camp, Gokyo Lakes, Island Peak, Makalu Base Camp, etc. Coverage extends north from Namche Bazaar and along the Tibetan border from the Lunag... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Island Peak - Mera Peak
  • Two peaks of Nepal’s western Himalayas, Island Peak (Imja Tse) and Mera Peak, presented by Swiss publishers Climbing Map on separate contoured and GPS compatible panels at 1:25,000; plus drawings showing approach routes to each peak, plans of Lukla and Namche Bazar, an overview map of the Khumbu Himal region, etc.On one side the main panel is... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Nepal Reise Know-How
  • Nepal on an indexed, waterproof and tear-resistant road map, ideal for locating the country`s numerous famous peaks, with topographic and tourist information, and enlargements for Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan regions, plus Bhaktapur. The map, published by Reise Know-How as part of their highly acclaimed World Mapping Project, is double-sided... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Everest Base Camp NGS Adventure Map 3001
  • Everest Base Camp area at 1:50,000 approx. on indexed, light, waterproof and tear-resistant hiking map, with a plan of the Kathmandu/Patan area including an enlargement of the Thamel district, plus an overview map of the whole country.The map is part of a series covering Nepal’s four most popular trekking areas. The maps were prepared by the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Numbur Cheese Circuit
  • Numbur Cheese Circuit at 1:100,000 in the Nepa Maps series which provides extensive coverage of trekking areas of Nepal on detailed contoured maps with trekking routes and hiking trails, huts and camp sites, local places of interest and other tourist information.The map covers the same area as the publishers’ “Jiri to Everest” title and has... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Tenzing-Hillary Trek - Jiri to Everest Base Camp
  • One of Nepal’s most popular trekking routes, from Juri to the Base Camp of Mount Everest, presented on a double-sided map at 1:50,000 from Nepa Maps. Now named after the two conquerors of Everest, the main trek is prominently marked on the map, along with the route from Namche Bazaar to Gokyo Lakes. Also highlighted are numerous other treks in... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Shorong - Hinku
  • Shorong - Hinku region of Nepal at 1:50,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map in the famous Schneider series, revised in 2013 to include extensive tourist information for trekking routes in the area directly south of the Sagarmatha National Park. Centered on Lukla, coverage extends north to Namche Bazaar and south just beyond Kharikhola... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Nepal Reise Know-How
  • Nepal on an indexed, waterproof and tear-resistant road map, ideal for locating the country`s numerous famous peaks, with topographic and tourist information, and enlargements for Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan regions, plus Bhaktapur. The map, published by Reise Know-How as part of their highly acclaimed World Mapping Project, is double-sided... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Everest Region Trekking Map
  • Mount Everest area on a trekking map at 1:75,000 from the Kolkata/Calcutta based Milestone Books, highlighting main trekking routes and showing peaks, passes and selected locations with altitude both in metres and feet. Coverage extends from just south of Lukla to the Chinese side of Mount Everest and the peaks of Cho Oyo and Gyachung Kang.The... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mera Peak
  • Trekking route to the Mera peaks at 1:40,000 in the Nepa Maps series which provides extensive coverage of trekking areas of Nepal on detailed contoured maps with trekking routes and hiking trails, huts and camp sites, local places of interest and other tourist information.The map shows a section of the main Everest trek between Taksindu and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha) - Hinku Himal
  • Mount Everesr (Sagarmatha) - Hinku Himal, sheet no. 2786-04, in the topographic survey of Nepal at 1:50,000 published by the Nepali Government in the late 1990s and early 2000s and produced from remote sensing data by Finnish cartographers as part of that country’s international aid program. The maps cover 15’ x 15’ quadrangles.IMPORTANT –... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Solu Khumbu - Everest Region Great Himayala Trail Map
  • Solu Khumbu/Everest Region, map no. 103, at 1:100,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant trekking map from the Himalayan MapHouse in their series covering the whole of northern Nepal. The map highlights main trekking routes from Lukla, both north and south of the town: Everest Base Camp Trek, alternative routes to the Gokyo Lakes, Bhote Koshi... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Nepal Adventure Map
  • Nepal Adventure Map from the National Geographic presenting the country at 1:625,000 on light, waterproof and tear-resistant synthetic paper, with a large panel showing the main sights and facilities in the Kathmandu – Patan area.The map is double-sided, dividing the country east/west with a good overlap between the sides. Topography is... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Nepal
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Travel MapNational Geographic's Nepal AdventureMap is the most authoritative map for touring the country. Each waterproof and tear-resistant map provides travelers with the perfect combination of detail and perspective, highlighting points of interest for those venturing outside city centers.This durable, folded... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Nepal
  • Waterproof Tear-Resistant Travel MapNational Geographic's Nepal AdventureMap is the most authoritative map for touring the country. Each waterproof and tear-resistant map provides travelers with the perfect combination of detail and perspective, highlighting points of interest for those venturing outside city centers.This durable, folded... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Khumbu, Nepal
  • Detailed topographic trekking map for the Khumbu region of Nepal. Includes coverage of Sagarmatha National Park, Makalu Barun National Park, and the western bordering foothills. Read more
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Belgium
  • Khumbu, Nepal
  • Detailed topographic trekking map for the Khumbu region of Nepal. Includes coverage of Sagarmatha National Park, Makalu Barun National Park, and the western bordering foothills. Read more
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