/ A compelling combination of serious lessons and light-hearted instruction / A heady mixture of self-help, exploration history and humour
Mick Conefrey is a filmmaker who has made award-winning documentaries on Arctic exploration and Himalayan mountaineering. He produced the BBC's anniversary film to commemorate the first ascent of Everest in 1953. This is his third book.
"An amazing collection of epic adventures and the lessons we can all learn from them." Peter Hillary "A brilliant and original guide to getting back!" George Band "A book rich in entertaining quotes" Descent