Hanging On. A Life Inside British Climbing's Golden Age

By: Boysen Martin

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Book Condition: 265pp, hardback, Fine in Fine dw


Boysen made a huge contribution to British rock climbing, especially in North Wales, he discovered Gogarth in the 1960s and climbed some of the best new routes of his era. For more than two decades, Boysen was alo one of Britain's leading mountaineers. A crucial member of Bonington's team that climbed the South Face of Annapurna in 1970, Boysen was also part of Bonington's second summit team on the South West Face of Everest. In 1976 he made the first ascent of Trango Tower with Joe Brown. Wry, laconic and self-deprecating, Martin Boysen's 'hanging On' is an inseider's account of British climbing's golden age.

Title: Hanging On. A Life Inside British Climbing's Golden Age

Author Name: Boysen Martin

Categories: Mountaineering,

Edition: 2014 First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: Vertebrate Publishing: 2014

ISBN Number: 1910240001

ISBN Number 13: 9781910240007

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 265pp, hardback, Fine in Fine dw

Seller ID: 67426

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