EVEREST From Sea to Summit by Tim Macartney-Snape. H/C Book.
EVEREST From Sea to Summit by Tim Macartney-Snape. The first complete ascent of Everest. No-one had ever really climbed Mt Everest. Only by starting at sea level could a mountaineer claim to have climbed all 8874 metres of the world’s highest peak. This was the logic behind Australian Tim Macartney-Snape’s Sea to Summit expedition. On 5 February 1990, Tim set out from the Bay of Bengal with his wife, Dr Ann Ward, and a back-up team and headed for the roof of the world. He would ha