Into the Silence
The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of EverestBook - 2011
Describes British climbers' attempts to scale Mount Everest in the early 1920s, discussing such topics as the role of imperial ambition in the expedition and the way in which the ascent reflected England's post-World War I redemption efforts.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2011
Branch Call Number: 796.522 D299
Characteristics: xiv, 655 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm