A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down." He was wrong. The storm, which claimed five lives and left countless more--including Krakauer's--in guilt-ridden disarray, would also provide the impetus for Into Thin Air, Krakauer's epic account of the May 1996 disaster.Learn More
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A #1 New York Times bestseller
Finalist for the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction
A 1997 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist
Winner of Margaret A. Edwards Award (Alex Awards), 1998
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