Touching My Father's Soul: A Sherpa's Journey to the Top of Everest.

By: Norgay, Jamling Tenzing.

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Hardback in light blue covers, clean text block, in Very Good condition. First Edition. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. With dustwrapper, some slight shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition, in a clear archival wrapper. First edition, with pp316, with colour and b&w illustrations. A book of adventure, wisdom and spiritual enlightenment.Touching My Father's Soul recounts Tenzing's son, Jamling Norgay's treacherous climb to the world's most forbidding summit on the 1996 IMAX climbing expedition, which collided with tragedy, as retold in Krakauer's Into Thin Air. As the climb unfolds so too does Norgay's inner journey. His desire to finally stand alongside his father's soul on the summit of Everest is realised, as is an understanding of his family's Sherpa history and a realisation of the power and significance of the Himalayas.Beautifully repackaged for the paperback edition, this classic will reach a wide audience of readers of both mountaineering and Buddhist literature.

Title: Touching My Father's Soul: A Sherpa's Journey to the Top of Everest.

Author Name: Norgay, Jamling Tenzing.

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: HarperOne: 2001

ISBN Number: 0062516876

ISBN Number 13: 9780062516879

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 008049

Keywords: Mountaineering, Everest, ,