Aria Sottile J Krakauer. 2 likes. Book. Aria Sottile J Krakauer. Book. 2 people like this topic. Want to like this Page? Sign up for Facebook to get started. Sign Up. Krakauer è tra i fortunati che sono riusciti a ridiscendere «la Montagna». Aria sottile è molto più che la cronaca di quella tragedia; oltre ad offrire un punto di vista. Results 1 – 10 of 10 Aria sottile, Una tragedia del nostro tempo raccontata da un grande scrittore by KRAKAUER Jon and a great selection of related books.

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I was so looking forward to reading this book. Where Men Win Glory: Despite this, I feel like the book does a great job of showing the ups and downs along the way to the summit of the tallest mountain on Earth.

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I could not give five stars because it was written too concisely and it seemed sometimes with too much sentiment with the flowery, new-age psycho-babble and not enough sentiment with the real-life drama that unfolded. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

It’s incredibly sparse in its recounting of the heart of the tale, devoid of critical facts, and steers far clear of any commentary on many issues and questions of greatest interest, with only a handful of hints and inferences.

To download from the iTunes Store, get iTunes now. Krakauer includes the history of Mount Everest along with the day-to-day events of his expedition, w The book is pages long.

She barely talks about the death all around her, preferring to be critical of other climbers and whining about not being the centre of everyone’s attention. Get to Know Us. For anyone else, not so much. In her riveting account, Gammelgaard takes us from her weeks of determined training to the exhilaration of arriving in Nepal to the arduous climb and deadly storm that forced her and her fellow climbers to huddle throughout the night, hoping to stay alive.


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His walking into camp was nothing short of a miracle. Read more Read less. It does provide an interesting itinerary of her trip and what she was going through. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Although I tremendously enjoy reading about the Mt. Lene Gammelgaard was among the climbers on Everest in May when tragedy struck and eight climbers perished. Eiger Dreams View in iTunes. If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop. Three Cups of Deceit View in iTunes.

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For other excellent ariaa adventure” mountain climbing books, recommend: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Harrowing and yet totally fascinating. October Reading Assignment 1 2 Oct 30, This is the stuff that made this book so wonderful- writing without thought, portraying mere survival.

I think i might be a bit biased towards Krakauer’s Into Thin Air perhaps because that is the account of the Everest tragedy i read first, perhaps because i see him as more objective but this is still aris compelling read as i find most Everest accounts.

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Also, the book is littered with nonsensical New Age, vaguely Eastern-sounding philosophical gibberish. She was also the first out of the gate with a book recounting her experience.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. May 12, Sally Edsall rated it it was ok Shelves: Meru View in iTunes. May God rest the souls of aris who perished that day. It was told krakaier diary format which enabled me to get a feeling for the everyday facts of climbing: Books by Randy Rackliff. I was not especially interested in reading about the tragedy on Everest, but I still liked this book. Missoula View in iTunes. I would like to give more examples, but on finishing the book I threw it away.


They lived the dreadful moments of being lost in a storm meters up. You’d think that experience should make for an exciting or at sortile interesting book. Felt cold-hearted not to mention the others who died, perhaps in an epilogue. Affascinato dal libro di Krakauer sulla tragedia dell’Everest del ho deciso di leggere anche gli altri resoconti di quella sciagurata spedizione. Italian translation of Into Thin Air.

Wszystko za Everest View in iTunes. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Eiger Dreams Abridged View in iTunes. I found her atttitude towards others patronising, arix in an excrutiating couple of exchanges with Boukreev Also, she is not a native English speaker, so I found this book more wandering.

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Yet, he is an immensely talented writer. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Unfortunately, it’s a terrible book.

I have mixed feelings about the fact that the deaths outside of her team that took place on Everest during the same storm in which her expedition leader, Scott Fischer, pe A generous 3 stars because of the Danish connection; Gammelgaard was the first Scandinavian woman to summit Everest. Because of her and all the Everest climbersI never forgot that reaching the summit was only half of the climb. I suppose her editor and publisher were eager to be first to market but it comes as the expense of a compelling story.