K2

Description

  1. Height 8611.00 m

K2 is the 2nd highest mountain on earth.

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • Trekking in the Himalaya
  • An inspirational guidebook to 20 treks along the 2400km Himalayan chain. Includes classics such as the treks to Everest and K2 base camps and the Annapurna Circuit. Also epic glacier treks, ultra-long expedition treks and sacred treks. This is a book to inspire and excite, guaranteed to entice any with an adventurous spirit and love of wild places. Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2013
  • Trekking in the Himalaya
  • An inspirational guidebook to 20 treks along the 2400km Himalayan chain. Includes classics such as the treks to Everest and K2 base camps and the Annapurna Circuit. Also epic glacier treks, ultra-long expedition treks and sacred treks. This is a book to inspire and excite, guaranteed to entice any with an adventurous spirit and love of wild places. Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2013
  • Trekking in the Himalaya
  • An inspirational larger format book describing 20 memorable treks in the Himalaya. They include such well-known classics as the treks to Everest, K2 and Kangchenjunga base camps, and the Annapurna and Manaslu Circuits. The ultra-long Lunana Snowman Trek and a kora around sacred Mount Kailash in Tibet are also included. There are epic glacier... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2013
  • Wandelgids Trekking in the Himalaya | Cicerone
  • Cicerone wandelgids van Himalaya met 20 uitdagende trekkingen. The Himalaya have always fed the dreams and called to those who love wild places. Stretching from Pakistan through Northern India, Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan, this book includes 20 descriptions of the best, and most spectacular treks in the range. From glaciers to jungle, snow-swept... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2013
  • Trekking in the Himalaya
  • An inspirational larger format book describing 20 memorable treks in the Himalaya. They include such well-known classics as the treks to Everest, K2 and Kangchenjunga base camps, and the Annapurna and Manaslu Circuits. The ultra-long Lunana Snowman Trek and a kora around sacred Mount Kailash in Tibet are also included. There are epic glacier... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • 8000 metres
  • In this book, renowned British mountaineer Alan Hinkes relates his experiences of climbing all 14 of the peaks over 8000m: the world's highest mountains. Alongside stunning photography, he describes his expeditions - many as Alpine-style ascents - capturing the beauty, harshness and danger of these mountains. Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2013
  • 8000 metres
  • In this book, renowned mountaineer Alan Hinkes relates his experiences of climbing the highest mountains known to man; the success and failures, the expeditions and partners; the beauty, harshness and danger of Earth's loftiest environs. The first British climber to reach all 14 of the world's peaks over 8000m, and the 15th person ever to do... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2013
  • 8000 metres
  • In this book, renowned mountaineer Alan Hinkes relates his experiences of climbing the highest mountains known to man; the success and failures, the expeditions and partners; the beauty, harshness and danger of Earth's loftiest environs. The first British climber to reach all 14 of the world's peaks over 8000m, and the 15th person ever to do... Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Classic Hikes of the World
  • This book will help you realize your dreams of hiking among the world's highest peaks and most scenic canyons, discovering wilderness far from the clamor of civilization, encountering rare birds and animals, glorying in sunsets over glacier-clad ranges, and feeling the joy and achievement of hiking some of the world's most spectacular trails.... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • Classic Hikes of the World
  • This book will help you realize your dreams of hiking among the world's highest peaks and most scenic canyons, discovering wilderness far from the clamor of civilization, encountering rare birds and animals, glorying in sunsets over glacier-clad ranges, and feeling the joy and achievement of hiking some of the world's most spectacular trails.... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Killer Mountain!
  • P 2 NANGA PARBATP 8 K2P 15 BROAD PEAK (K3)P 16 LATOK GROUPP 17 GASHERBRUMSP 21 THE TRANGO TOWERS.P 22 MITRE PEAKP 23 K7/SARAKSA PEAKP 25 LOBSANG SPIRESP 27 LADYFINGER PEAKP 29 KUNYANG CHHISH EASTP 33 RAKAPOSHIP 36 PASSU CATHEDRALP 39 ANGEL PEAKP 40 LAILA PEAKP 42 SHIPTON SPIREP 43 KANJUT SARP 44 CHOGO LISAP 45 MASHERBRUM /K1P 48 MUZTAGH TOWERP... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Killer Mountain!
  • P 2 NANGA PARBATP 8 K2P 15 BROAD PEAK (K3)P 16 LATOK GROUPP 17 GASHERBRUMSP 21 THE TRANGO TOWERS.P 22 MITRE PEAKP 23 K7/SARAKSA PEAKP 25 LOBSANG SPIRESP 27 LADYFINGER PEAKP 29 KUNYANG CHHISH EASTP 33 RAKAPOSHIP 36 PASSU CATHEDRALP 39 ANGEL PEAKP 40 LAILA PEAKP 42 SHIPTON SPIREP 43 KANJUT SARP 44 CHOGO LISAP 45 MASHERBRUM /K1P 48 MUZTAGH TOWERP... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Last Step
  • Describes the efforts of a group of fifteen men and women to become the first Americans to climb the second tallest mountain in the world Read more
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Belgium
  • The Last Step
  • Describes the efforts of a group of fifteen men and women to become the first Americans to climb the second tallest mountain in the world Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • K2
  • K2 is the world's second highest mountain, but its savage reputation is second to none. The loss of Alison Hargreaves and six companions in 1995 was a grim echo of the multiple deaths in 1986 and of earlier disasters which have become part of climbing legend. K2 has always attracted the greatest names in mountaineering. Wiessner, Houston,... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • K2
  • K2 is the world's second highest mountain, but its savage reputation is second to none. The loss of Alison Hargreaves and six companions in 1995 was a grim echo of the multiple deaths in 1986 and of earlier disasters which have become part of climbing legend. K2 has always attracted the greatest names in mountaineering. Wiessner, Houston,... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
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Belgium
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Bol.com
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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Bol.com
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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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • K2 - Chogori
  • Er ist schwieriger und gefährlicher als der Everest: der K2, der »Berg der Berge«. Und keiner kann davon packender und kompetenter berichten als Reinhold Messner. In dieser einzigartigen Chronik erzählt der berühmteste Bergsteiger der Welt von allen markanten Episoden aus der Besteigungsgeschichte des K2. Die Felspyramide dieses Berges ist bis... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • K2 - Chogori
  • Er ist schwieriger und gefährlicher als der Everest: der K2, der »Berg der Berge«. Und keiner kann davon packender und kompetenter berichten als Reinhold Messner. In dieser einzigartigen Chronik erzählt der berühmteste Bergsteiger der Welt von allen markanten Episoden aus der Besteigungsgeschichte des K2. Die Felspyramide dieses Berges ist bis... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Spirit of the Mountains
  • The Spirit of the Mountains' presents the best photographs submitted to the International Mountain Summit (IMS) photography contest from 2011 to 2016. More than 130 stunning images display mountains around the world in their many manifestations from the violent spectacle of a volcanic eruption to a flower-painted valley. Above them all lies the... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Spirit of the Mountains
  • The Spirit of the Mountains' presents the best photographs submitted to the International Mountain Summit (IMS) photography contest from 2011 to 2016. More than 130 stunning images display mountains around the world in their many manifestations from the violent spectacle of a volcanic eruption to a flower-painted valley. Above them all lies the... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Himalaya
  • Michael Palin reads his own entertainingly written account of his journey across the countries of the Himalayas, accompanying a major BBC TV series in 2004. In his most challenging journey to date, Palin tackles the Himalayas, the greatest mountain range on earth. It is a virtually unbroken wall of rock stretching 1800 miles from the borders of... Read more
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  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Himalaya
  • Michael Palin reads his own entertainingly written account of his journey across the countries of the Himalayas, accompanying a major BBC TV series in 2004. In his most challenging journey to date, Palin tackles the Himalayas, the greatest mountain range on earth. It is a virtually unbroken wall of rock stretching 1800 miles from the borders of... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Boardman Tasker Omnibus
  • Peter Boardman and Joe Tasker were at the cutting edge of mountaineering during the 1970s and early 1980s. Talented writers as well as climbers, they left two legacies. One was their great endeavour, their climbs on high peaks with bold, lightweight and innovative methods; the second and more lasting achievement was the books they wrote and... Read more
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  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Boardman Tasker Omnibus
  • Peter Boardman and Joe Tasker were at the cutting edge of mountaineering during the 1970s and early 1980s. Talented writers as well as climbers, they left two legacies. One was their great endeavour, their climbs on high peaks with bold, lightweight and innovative methods; the second and more lasting achievement was the books they wrote and... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Eiger Dreams
  • No one writes about mountaineering and its attendant victories and hardships more brilliantly than Jon Krakauer. In this collection of his finest essays and reporting, Krakauer writes of mountains from the memorable perspective of one who has himself struggled with solo madness to scale Alaska's notorious Devils Thumb.In Pakistan, the fearsome... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Eiger Dreams
  • No one writes about mountaineering and its attendant victories and hardships more brilliantly than Jon Krakauer. In this collection of his finest essays and reporting, Krakauer writes of mountains from the memorable perspective of one who has himself struggled with solo madness to scale Alaska's notorious Devils Thumb.In Pakistan, the fearsome... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • K2, Triumph and Tragedy
  • K2, ''the savage mountain'', is the second-highest peak in the world - and the most difficult to climb. In 1986, it was the site of both dazzling triumph and great loss as twenty-seven men and women reached the top but thirteen died trying. To this day it remains the single greatest tragedy in the history of mountaineering. Curran was there to... Read more
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  • Bol.com, Belgium
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • K2, Triumph and Tragedy
  • K2, ''the savage mountain'', is the second-highest peak in the world - and the most difficult to climb. In 1986, it was the site of both dazzling triumph and great loss as twenty-seven men and women reached the top but thirteen died trying. To this day it remains the single greatest tragedy in the history of mountaineering. Curran was there to... Read more
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