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Everest / Sangma Francis ; Lisk Feng.

Francis, Angela Sangma, (author.). Feng, Lisk, (illustrator.).
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  • 5 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J 954.96 FRA (Text) 33118000186883 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville J 954.96 (Text) 78321000028385 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 954.96 FRA (Text) 37323005419836 NEW-BKS Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley J 954.96 FRANCIS ANGELA SANGMA (Text) 30402004724656 JUVENILE NONFICTION Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown J 954.96 FRA (Text) 30034001307571 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 12/26/2018
Tyson Library - Versailles J 954.96 FRA (Text) 31070500601840 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +954.96 F847 (Text) 51735011899670 Children's department In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1911171992
  • ISBN: 9781911171997
  • Physical Description: 75 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: London : Flying Eye Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Below the surface -- The Himalayan mountain range -- How do you measure a mountain? -- Looking up to the mountain -- Life at the foot of the mountain -- Magic in medicine -- Sacred mountain -- The Sherpa people of Khumbu Valley -- The legend of Shambhala -- Everest's alpine world -- What is the alpine environment? -- Alpine animals -- Ice giants -- The legend of Ganga -- The humble yak -- What makes a climber? -- Oxygen -- Climbing the mountain -- The five sisters of long life -- Perils of the mountain -- The three-faced goddess -- Attempts to the top -- The first successful attempt -- The climb -- Inventions for Everest -- At the top of the mountain -- The summit -- Human vs nature -- The myth of the Yeti -- Garbage on Everest -- Beyond the peaks -- Mount Everest.
Summary, etc.:
"There is a place where a mountain grows. It is the highest spot on Earth, the ultimate challenge for mountain-climbing adventurers, the towering figure of Sagarmatha, the Goddess of the Sky ... Welcome to Mount Everest. In this stunning book, travel back to the mountain's ancient origins, learn about the flora and fauna of its great flanks, and discover the rich culture and history surrounding it."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Juvenile literature.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > History > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > History > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > Description and travel > Juvenile literature.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > Juvenile literature.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) > History > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > History > Juvenile literature.
Himalaya Mountains > Description and travel > Juvenile literature.

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