Tenzing Norgay and the Sherpas of Everest

Tenzing Norgay and the Sherpas of Everest

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On May 29, 1953, Tenzing Norgay became one of the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Tenzing received many honours, but he was never comfortable with his celebrity status. Instead he chose to champion the cause of the Sherpa people, live simply and work to improve their conditions.
Publisher: Camden, Maine : Ragged Mountain Press/McGraw-Hill, c2001, [date of publication not identified]
ISBN: 9780071381802
Branch Call Number: 796.522 TEN
Characteristics: xxi, 294 pages :,illustrations, maps ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Tenzing, Judy


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