Finch George Ingle (Rodway George W. editor)
Title George Ingle Finch's 'The Struggle For Everest'.
Book Condition 232pp, new in dw, signed by George Rodway. First English translation of ‘Der Kampf um den Everest’ with entries from Finch's diary kept during the 1922 British Mount Everest Exped. Finch and Geoffrey Bruce attained an altitude never previously achieved.
Edition 2008 First Edition
Publisher Carreg 2008
0953863166 / 9780953863167
Seller ID 33146
He was a pioneer in the use of supplementary oxygen for climbing at extreme altitude and Alpine Club President 1959-61. He received little recognition from the Britsh climbing establishment as they found him difficult. An important Everest work.
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