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Author Stewart, Alexandra (Alex), author.
Title Everest : the remarkable story of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay / Alexandra Stewart ; illustrated by Joe Todd-Stanton.
Pub Info New York : Bloomsbury, 2020.
©2019
Rating
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Descript 64 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.2 2 2 508864
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "In the late morning of May 29, 1953, the sun was shining brightly and a gentle breeze was blowing on the highest elevation of the world--and two men were there to witness it for the first time ever. Their names were Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, and they had ascended Everest. This is the breathtaking story of how two very different, yet equally determined, men battled frost-biting temperatures, tumbling ice rocks, powerful winds, and death-defying ridges to reach the top of the world's highest mountain. Combining fresh and contemporary illustrations by Joe Todd-Stanton with Alexandra Stewart's captivating writing, this unique narrative tells the story of how Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay made their mark on the world from birth right up to their final days and the impact they've had on Nepal today"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
Subject Hillary, Edmund, 1919-2008 -- Juvenile literature.
Tenzing Norkey, 1914-1986 -- Juvenile literature.
Hillary, Edmund, 1919-2008.
Tenzing Norkey, 1914-1986.
Mountaineering expeditions -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Mountaineers -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mountaineering expeditions -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- History.
Mountaineers -- Biography.
SPORTS & RECREATION / General.
Genre Biography.
Juvenile works.
Informational works.
Subject Biography.
Genre Illustrated works.
Add Author Todd-Stanton, Joe, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Stewart, Alexandra, Everest New York : Bloomsbury, 2020. 9781547601615 (DLC) 2019980299
ISBN 9781547601592
1547601590
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