A series of accounts of expeditions undertaken by Australia's most exciting young mountaineer, Andrew Lindblade. There are several climbs shared with the reader in the book, including the amazing Fitzroy and Cerro Torre, Patagonia to Thalay Sagar's north face, Himalaya. Part mountaineering book and part travelogue.
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Andrew Lidblade is active on the world mountaineering scene at the elite level. He was awarded the prestigious international mountaineering prize, the Piolet d'Or in 1998.Review:
"A marvellous book...one of the best non-death based mountaineering books..." -- Gregory Crouch, 'Climbing' magazine, May, 2004 (US)
"He writes with insights that can come only from someone who has experienced the raw fear" -- 'The Weekly Times', (Australia)
"This is a book probably best read lying down. The photographs alone can make you giddy" -- 'The Age' newspaper, March 2001 (Melbourne Australia)
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Book Description Hardie Grant Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111876719311
Book Description Hardie Grant Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1876719311