Book #12272

Sir Edmund Hillary and the People of Everest

Anne B. Keiser, Cynthia Ramsay, Edmund Hillary
Sir Edmund Hillary and the People of Everest. Anne B. Keiser, Cynthia Ramsay, Edmund Hillary.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: Signed by Biographee
Size: Folio
Publisher: Kansas City, MO: Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2002.
ISBN: 0740729500

A beautiful edition, SIGNED by Edmund Hillary "E. P Hillary". Book and dust jacket are in As New condition.

When 33-year-old New Zealand beekeeper Edmund Hillary and his Sherpa climbing partner Tenzing Norgay reached the summit of Mt. Everest on May 29, 1953, they congratulated each other with a handshake and a hearty embrace. It was the beginning of a lifelong relationship between Hillary and the Sherpa people. Sir Edmund Hillary and the People of Everest is a story of giving back.

Price: $190.00

Author Bio

Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (July 20, 1919 - Jan., 11 2008), New Zealand mountaineer and explorer. On May 29, 1953, he and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest as part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt.

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