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Sir Edmund Hillary -- Modern Day Explorer


Category: Biography

Grade Level: 3rd to 6th Grades

Kristine Brennan


Copyright/published Year: by Chelsea House


ISBN: 0791061639


Binding: Paper

On May 29, 1953, Edmund Hillary stood on top of the world. He and his climbing partner, Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, had become the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest. This was only the first of several major feats, more mountains conquered, the exploration of Antarctica and 1,500 miles of the River Ganges in India researched. He has also helped build schools and roads in the Himalayas.


Condition Information

This book is new.



Condition Description

2001 paperback. New book from an independent bookstore. May have light shelf wear.

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