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Into Thin Air | Suggested Reading


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Boukreev, Anatoli. The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest. St. Martin's, 1999.

Coburn, Broughton. Everest. National Geographic, 2003.

Johnson, Chloe. "Into Thin Air v. The Climb: A Book Review, and Why We've Clearly Learned Nothing Since 1996." Fresh Air Fort Collins, 7 June 2011.

Keller, David W. "Leading on Top of the World: Lessons from Into Thin Air." U.S. Department of the Air Force, 25 Jan. 2007.

Viesturs, Ed. The Mountain: My Time on Everest. Touchstone, 2014.

Weathers, Beck. Left for Dead. Bantam, 2015.

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