Walking on Thin Ice

Walking on Thin Ice : In Pursuit of the North Pole

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For adventurers, climbing the Seven Summitsincluding Everestand reaching all four Poles is the Holy Grail of world exploration. In 1998, David Hempleman-Adams became the first man on the planet to do it. In "Walking on Thin Ice, " the world's most accomplished explorer recounts the final leg of his extraordinary15-year odyssey."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 111.8 x 172.7 x 22.9mm | 204.12g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion mass market paperback
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 16pp colour photogra
  • 0752826360
  • 9780752826363

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 for the Daily Telegraph. He lives in London with his girlfriend.show more

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