Embark on a thrilling adventure with 'Epic', an audiobook that takes listeners through gripping mountaineering tales. In this collection of stories, authors Greg Child, David Roberts, and Stephen Venables recount unforgettable experiences on the world's most famous peaks. From surviving blinding snowstorms and horrific avalanches to running low on food, water, and oxygen, these mountaineers face treacherous disasters. 'Epic' captures the resilience and courage required to conquer the highest summits, shining a light on the dark side of mountaineering. Published by Listen & Live Audio, Inc., this audiobook is a testament to the indomitable spirit of the human adventurer.
Epic: A Riveting Collection of Mountaineering Stories
Mountaineering, an adventure that combines physical endurance, mental strength, and the pursuit of conquering the world's tallest peaks. But what about when things go wrong? When nature unleashes its fury, and mountaineers are left to face treacherous disasters? This is where the term 'epic' comes into play. And in the audiobook 'Epic', listeners are taken on a gripping journey through some of the most harrowing mountaineering tales ever told.
The Mountaineering Stories That Define 'Epic'
In this exceptional audiobook, renowned mountaineering writers Greg Child, David Roberts, and Stephen Venables have crafted a collection of unforgettable accounts. These stories take place in the world's most famous peaks, where climbers braved the worst possible conditions and encountered near-death experiences.
'Epic' offers listeners a glimpse into the dark side of mountaineering, the side that is often overshadowed by tales of triumph and glory. It delves into the challenges faced by climbers when they encounter blinding snowstorms, terrifying avalanches, and the constant struggle for survival. And through these stories, the spirit of mountaineering is brought to life in all its exhilaration and danger.
The authors of 'Epic' have teamed up with publisher Listen & Live Audio, Inc. to bring this extraordinary collection to audiobook format. Narrated with passion and expertise, the stories unfold in a way that captures the imagination of listeners and transports them to the world's highest peaks.
'Epic' was first released in 1997, with Clint Willis as the editor. It has since become a classic in the genre, beloved by both mountaineering enthusiasts and those who have never stepped foot on a mountain. The audiobook was originally published in 1999 by Balliett & Fitzgerald and Clint Willis, and is now available through Listen & Live Audio, Inc.
A Journey of Courage and Resilience
From the shattered spirits of mountaineers trapped in their tents, running low on food, water, and oxygen, to the astonishing tales of survival against all odds, 'Epic' offers a riveting exploration of the human spirit. It delves deep into the physical and psychological challenges faced by climbers, revealing the incredible courage and resilience required to conquer the world's most formidable peaks.
Through the remarkable storytelling of Greg Child, David Roberts, and Stephen Venables, listeners are whisked away on a captivating journey that will leave them breathless. 'Epic' is not just a collection of mountaineering stories; it is a testament to the indomitable spirit of the human adventurer.
If you have ever been captivated by the allure of mountaineering, or if you simply enjoy gripping tales of human triumph and survival, then 'Epic' is the audiobook for you. This collection of mountaineering stories will take you to the edge of your seat, immersing you in the challenges and triumphs of climbers who dared to face the world's most dangerous peaks. So embark on this thrilling adventure, and experience the epic journey of a mountaineer firsthand.
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