Mountain AdventuresBook - 2009
Mountains can be some of the most dangerous places on Earth, where the smallest mistake can lead to a fall and possible death. And yet, throughout history, people have fought the elements and survived high in the mountains against all odds. Mountain Adventures tells the stories of some of the most famous mountain survivors. It tells of climbers who have shown amazing courage, resilience, and skill. It describes how people escaped when the situation seemed hopeless. And it asks you, the reader, to think how you might have coped in these difficult and dangerous situations. Book jacket.
Publisher: Collingwood, Ont. : Saunders, c2009.
Characteristics: 32 p. :,col. ill. ;,29 cm.