To the summit

Allen, Nick

Nick Allen

Notes
299 pages : colour illustrations, colour portraits, colour map On cover: Getting out of a wheelchair and to the Himalayas Summary: The inspirational story of climber Nick Allen, who went from outdoorsman to wheelchair-bound with multiple sclerosis to back to the life in the mountains he loves through sheer determination and grit. This book follows Nick's first faltering steps back into the back country and his decision to set up a trust so other MS sufferers can have outdoor experiences. And it follows his most astounding adventure yet: trekking to base camp at Everest, and - at considerable risk to his health - conquering the Himalayan peak, Imja Tse
dewey:796.52092
call #:ALL
ISBN:9780994130044
published:2016
bar code:30191
replace fee:39.99
Subjects
Allen Nick
Mountaineering - Autobiography
Multiple sclerosis - Autobiography
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