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Summiting Everest

Emma Carlson Berne

Summiting Everest

how a photograph celebrates teamwork at the top of the world

by Emma Carlson Berne

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portrait photography,
  • Portraits,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Mountaineering expeditions

  • About the Edition

    Discusses team photographer Alfred Gregory"s pictures of the May 1953 expedition during which he captured Hillary and Norgay, with the imposing Himalayas spread out behind them, as they neared the summit of Mount Everest.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Emma Carlson Berne
    SeriesCaptured history, Captured history
    ContributionsGregory, Alfred, 1913-2010, photographer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV199.42.H54 B47 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 pages
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27160414M
    ISBN 100756547342, 0756547903
    ISBN 109780756547349, 9780756547905
    LC Control Number2013027843
    OCLC/WorldCa853435915

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