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The Mount Everest disaster of 1996  Cover Image Book Book

The Mount Everest disaster of 1996

Rodriguez, Cindy (author.). McCaffrey, Paul, (illustrator.).

Summary: "On May 6, 1996, dozens of excited climbers set off to scale Mount Everest and to reach the tallest point on Earth. On the morning of May 10, the skies were clear. The summit was in sight. But hours later, a terrible storm hit. Eight climbers died as they became trapped near the peak. What went wrong, and how did the survivors manage to make it back alive? Told through the gripping, full-color graphic novel format, this Deadly Expeditions tale transports readers back in time to discover how one of the deadliest days on Mount Everest unfolded"--

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781666390469
  • ISBN: 1666390461
  • ISBN: 9781666390414
  • ISBN: 1666390410
  • Physical Description: print
    32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Graphic Library is published by Capstone Press, [2023]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: On top of the world -- Welcome to base camp -- To the summit -- The climb down -- After the storm -- Map of the expedition -- More about the expedition -- Glossary -- Read more -- Internet sites -- Author bio -- Illustrator bio.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11 years Capstone Press.
Grades 4-6 Capstone Press.
Subject: Mount Everest Expedition (1996) Juvenile literature
Winter storms Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) Juvenile literature
Mountaineering accidents Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) Juvenile literature
Mountaineering expeditions Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) History Juvenile literature
Genre: Nonfiction comics.
Educational comics.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Juvenile works.

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