Hero of Everest : A Biography of Tenzing Norgay

Book - 2004
Rate this:
On May 29, 1953, Tibetan-born Tenzing Norgay reached the top of Mount Everest and became a legend. Through courage, determination, and ambination, Tenzing transcended the poverty of his early years as the son of an immigrant yak herder in Khumbu. Later, he would surmount the elitism of the climbing world to become Tiger.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2004, c2003
ISBN: 9780792265573
Branch Call Number: 796.522092 Tenzi 3558
Characteristics: xix, 299 p. :,ill. (some col.), maps
Alternative Title: Hero of Everest


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at WPPL

To Top