Item #18779 Quest for Adventure: 21 Stories of Men and Women Who Challenged Oceans, Mountains, Deserts, Snow, and Space. Chris Bonington.

Quest for Adventure: 21 Stories of Men and Women Who Challenged Oceans, Mountains, Deserts, Snow, and Space.

New York: Clarkson N. Potter Inc., 1982. First American Edition. 448 pages with glossary and index. 9 by 11 inches. Profiles 21 explorers. Includes chronology of adventure since 1945, a bibliography and 58 color and 150+ B&W photos and maps. The author, a well-known mountaineer, begins with Thor Heyerdahl but also tells the stories of cavers Geoff Yeadon and Oliver Statham, astronaut Neil Armstrong and Japanese mountaineer Naomi Uemura, among others. VG+ with VG priceclipped DJ. Item #18779
ISBN: 0517546965

Price: $5.00

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