Legs On Everest : The Full Story Of His Most Remarkable Adventure Yet
Publish Date: 2006-12-25
Author: Mark Inglis
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The remarkable story of how a double amputee from New Zealand made it to the top of Mt Everest - and back down again. On 15 May 2006 double amputee Mark Inglis fulfilled a childhood ambition: to stand on the summit of the highest mountain in the world. Legs on Everest follows his preparation for the Everest attempt and shows that getting there is only half the journey - you have to get back down again alive! Told in Mark's distinctive voice that makes you feel like you are there with him. It's full of gripping detail, providing a fascinating insight into the world of extreme mountaineering. It's also humorous, deeply moving and entertaining.