Into thin air: a personal account of the Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer
Publication year: 2011
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Pan, 2011
Previous ed.: New York: Villard; London: Macmillan, 1997
Includes bibliographical references
During a 24 hour period 3 separate expeditions to Everest were caught in an atrocious storm that ended in the worst single season death toll in the peak's history. The author was there at the time and this book is his account of what happened.