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The Seven Mountain Travel Books

ISBN 10 : 0898869609
ISBN 13 : 9780898869606

H.W. Tilman has been called 'arguably the best expedition writer and best explorer-mountaineer' of the 20th century. This omnibus of exploratory mountain travel covers the years 19..


The Eight Sailing Mountain Exploration Books

ISBN 10 : 0898861438
ISBN 13 : 9780898861433

Includes Mischief in Patagonia; Mischief Among the Penguins; Mischief in Greenland; and Mostly Mischief...


Shipton And Tilman

ISBN 10 : 9781409021407
ISBN 13 : 1409021408

Using unpublished diaries, Jim Perrin, the acclaimed author of The Villain and Menlove, tells the story of the greatest exploring partnership in British history. In the 1930s Tilma..


The Ascent Of Nanda Devi

ISBN 10 : 9781910240151
ISBN 13 : 191024015X

'I believe we so far forgot ourselves as to shake hands on it.' - H. W. Tilman, on reaching the summit of Nanda Devi. In 1934, after fifty years of trying, mountaineers finally gai..


Triumph And Tribulation

ISBN 10 : 9781909461437
ISBN 13 : 1909461431

‘Experience is said to be the name men give to their mistakes and of the experience I gained in Spitsbergen that may well be true.’ The circumnavigation of Spitsbergen is the f..


Snow On The Equator

ISBN 10 : 9781910240106
ISBN 13 : 1910240109

&‘To those who went to the War straight from school and survived it, the problem of what to do afterwards was particularly difficult.&’ For H.W. Tilman, the solution lay in Afri..


The Eight Sailing

ISBN 10 : 0906371228
ISBN 13 : 9780906371220

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