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    • Stories of Survival from Everest and K2
    • By: Matt Dickinson, Jim Haberl, Chris Bonington
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    Everest and K2 are among the Earth's most dangerous places, yet the world's best climbers can't stay away from them. This audio program offers a unique perspective on climbing these two peaks, from early exploration disasters, to the modern tragedies. You'll hear writing from Matt Dickinson, Chirs Bonington, David Roberts, and others whose stories remind us, in vivid accounts, why Everest and K2 are so feared yet so irresistable to climbers.

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    • By Huldren on 04-06-15

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Ascent

    • By: Sir Chris Bonington
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Hear Sir Chris Bonington's extraordinary story, read by Gordon Griffin. His memoir, Ascent, charts not only his many triumphs in the climbing world - such as the Eiger and the Himalayas - but also the struggles he has faced in his life bringing up a family and maintaining a successful and loving marriage over the decades of travelling the world to conquer mountains.

    Regular price: $20.24