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Author Taylor-Butler, Christine.
Title Sacred mountain : Everest / by Christine Taylor-Butler.
Pub Info New York, NY : Lee & Low Books, 2009.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 954.96 TAY     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 954.96 TAY     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 48 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 22 x 28 cm.
Audience 1020L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.8 1 1 135179
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 48).
Summary "A cultural, geological, and ecological history of Mount Everest focusing on the indigenous Sherpa and their spiritual connection to the mountain, record-setting multinational climbing expeditions, and the effects of tourism on the environment. Illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, and timelines"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Sherpa (Nepalese people) -- Juvenile literature.
Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Sherpa (Nepalese people)
Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- History.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781600602559 (hc)
160060255X (hc)
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