The Resource Above all things, Tanis Rideout

Above all things, Tanis Rideout

Label
Above all things
Title
Above all things
Statement of responsibility
Tanis Rideout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blending historical facts with imaginative fiction, this novel interweaves the story of George Mallory's ill-fated 1924 attempt to be the first man to conquer Mount Everest, and a single day in the life of his wife as she waits at home in England for news of his return
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Above all things, Tanis Rideout
Label
Above all things, Tanis Rideout
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1924. George Mallory and his team set out for their third attempt to reach the summit of Everest, desperate to conquer the mountain but destined to perish. George's devoted wife Ruth waits for news, praying that he is safe. The novel weaves both George and Ruths perspectives, from his struggles on the desolate mountain, to her anxious wait at home, and skilfully combines historical fact and imaginative fiction, to create a heart-wrenchingly romantic historical novel
Control code
ocn817256951
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780241965443
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780241965443
  • (OCoLC)817256951

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