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Annapurna South Face
Once again, long out of print, now printed in India, the story of the first ascent of the South Face of Annapurna.
Crawling Down the Ogre
High-quality poster-sized print (59cm x 42cm.Crawling Down the Ogre: Doug Scott and Clive Rowland crawling down the Ogre after Doug broke both his legs.
Everest the Hard Way
Long out of print, now printed in India, the story of the historic first ascent of the South-West Face of Everest.
Everest the Hard Way [DVD]
A DVD, made from the original BBC TV film, of the first ascent of the South-West face of Everest. Four men reached the summit, but the expedition had its tragedies too; the raw emotions of triumph and despair are displayed in this film, which remains fresh and vibrant after more than 35 years.
I Chose to Climb
This is the first volume of Chris’s autobiography, first published in 1966. It tells the story of his introduction to climbing and his growing awareness that he wanted to spend his life climbing, rather than just assigning it to a spare-time hobby. The book ends with the story of the successful ascent of the Eiger, and his departure to Patagonia with his young wife, Wendy.
Now re-issued in paperback edition.
Trust is Earned
High-quality poster-sized prints (59cm x 42cm. Trust is Earned: Chris Bonington and Doug Scott relaxing happily after an enjoyable climb together.