The Highest MountainBook - 2001
More than 4,000 people have tried to reach the summit of Mount Everest. So far, 660 have reached the top, and another 160 have died trying. This book profiles some of the most courageous people who have been drawn to this mountain, describes the plants and animals of the area, and explores the cultural and mythical significance of this record-breaking giant.
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: E 915.496 Weintrau
Characteristics: 24 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,25 cm.
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