Toughing it Out

Toughing it Out : The Adventures of a Polar Explorer and Mountaineer

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The remarkabe story of the man who has walked to the South Pole and has climbed the highest mountain in every continent of the world. This is the story of a truly extraordinary man, a british explorer who ranks alongside Ran Fiennes and Chris Bonington. Taking us close to his triumphs - and his near-disasters - this is a must for real-life and armchair explorers.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 164.1 x 242.3 x 31mm | 644.11g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • ORION
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 16pp colour photogra
  • 0752811576
  • 9780752811574

About David Hempleman-Adams

David Hempleman-Adams was born in 1956 in Swindon. A business man by profession, he has become Britain's most successful polar explorer and mountaineer. He is married with three daughters and lives in Wiltshire. Co-author Robert Uhlig has been a top reporter on the Daily Telegraph since 1995. In 1996 - 1996, he covered the story of the ThrustSSC's team assault on the sound barrier fshow more

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