New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1986.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. x, 322 pp + illustrations, with map, bibliography, index. Minor soiling to edges of boards; else fine. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. First American Edition. "In this dramatic re-creation of the epic adventure, Tom Holzel, an American mountaineer, and Audrey Salkeld, Britain's leading mountaineering historian, offer new revelations and persuasive theories that challenge the history of mountain climbing" (dust jacket).