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Fantastic Female Adventurers

Truly amazing tales of women exploring the world
Fantastic Female Adventurers by Lily Dyu and illustrated by Chellie Carroll is a collection of... Read more.
  • £10.39 (Paperback)
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The Land That Made Us

The Peak District farmer's story
The Land That Made Us, edited by Christine Gregory and Sheila Hine, is the story of eighty years... Read more.
  • £13.59 (Paperback)
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The Last Hillwalker

A sideways look at forty years in Britain's mountains
In the 21st century we are losing our connection with the wild, a connection that may never be... Read more.
  • £7.99 (Paperback)
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Bothy Tales

Footsteps in the Scottish hills
In Bothy Tales, the follow-up to The Last Hillwalker from bestselling mountain writer John D.... Read more.
  • £7.99 (Paperback)
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The Uncrowned King of Mont Blanc

The life of T. Graham Brown, physiologist and mountaineer
The Uncrowned King of Mont Blanc by Peter Foster is the biography of scientist and mountaineer... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
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Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage

The great mountaineering classic
Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage is a classic of mountaineering literature that has inspired thousands of... Read more. BUY NOW
Conquistadors of the Useless Lionel Terray

Conquistadors of the Useless

From the Alps to Annapurna
One of the key players of post-war climbing in France, Lionel Terray made first ascents in the... Read more. BUY NOW
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Upon That Mountain

The first autobiography of the legendary mountaineer Eric Shipton
Upon that Mountain is the first autobiography of the mountaineer and explorer Eric Shipton. In... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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The Wild Within

Climbing the world's most remote mountains
The Wild Within is the third book from Simon Yates, one of Britain’s most accomplished and... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Quest into the Unknown

My life as a climbing nomad
Tony Howard was a member of a group of young climbers from northern England who made the first... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
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Summits and Secrets

The Kurt Diemberger autobiography
Kurt Diemberger’s Summits and Secrets is a mountaineering autobiography like no other. It is a... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Blank on the Map

Pioneering exploration in the Shaksgam valley and Karakoram mountains
In 1937 two of the twentieth century's greatest explorers, Eric Shipton and H.W. Tilman, set off... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Edmund Hillary – A Biography

The extraordinary life of the beekeeper who climbed Everest
Edmund Hillary – A Biography is the story of the New Zealand beekeeper who climbed Mount... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
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Everest 1951

The Mount Everest Reconnaissance Expedition 1951
Everest 1951 is the account of the expedition which paved the way for Edmund Hillary and Tenzing... Read more.
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Land of Tempest

Travels in Patagonia: 1958-1962
Land of Tempest reveals Eric Shipton at his best - writing with enthusiasm and humour about his... Read more.
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John Gill: Master of Rock

The life of a bouldering legend
John Gill: Master of Rock is a captivating look into the life, achievements and ethos of... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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No Easy Way

The challenging life of the climbing taxman
Mick Fowler is the master of the small and remote Himalayan expedition. He has been at the... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Travels in Alaska

Travels in Alaska

Three immersions into Alaskan wilderness and culture
Travels in Alaska details three of Muir's trips to Alaska: 1879, 1880 and 1890, each one embedded... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Painted Mountains by Stephen Venables

Painted Mountains

First ascents in the Indian Himalaya
In Painted Mountains, Stephen Venables - the first Briton to climb Everest without oxygen -... Read more.
  • £12.50 (Paperback)
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A climber's voyage
Tides is Nick Bullock’s much-anticipated follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut book Echoes. Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
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Up and About

The Hard Road to Everest
On 24 September 1975, Doug Scott and Dougal Haston became the first Britons to reach the summit... Read more.
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Our National Parks

A campaign for the preservation of wilderness
With a strong political tone and shrewd, subtle manoeuvring, John Muir uses Our National Parks to... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf John Muir Cover Image

A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf

A radical nature-travelogue from the founder of national parks
It is in A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf that we are given clues towards John Muir’s future... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Steep Trails John Muir

Steep Trails

A collection of wilderness essays and tales
Steep Trails is a mix of John Muir’s essays and adventure narratives. As Terry Gifford writes... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
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The Mountains of California

An enthusiastic nature diary from the founder of national parks
The Mountains of California not only details John Muir’s visits to the magnificent mountains... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Climb to the Lost World by Hamish MacInnes

Climb to the Lost World

Through dense Guyanian rainforest to the towering summit of Mount Roraima with Don Whillans and Joe Brown
Scottish mountaineering legend Hamish MacInnes alongside climbing notoriety Don Whillans, Mo... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Quest for Adventure by Chris Bonington

Quest for Adventure

Remarkable feats of exploration and adventure
Quest for Adventure is a collection of stories written by Sir Chris Bonington looking at the... Read more.
  • £13.99 (Paperback)
Art of Freedom Bernadette McDonald

Art of Freedom

The life and climbs of Voytek Kurtyka
Art of Freedom, by Canadian author Bernadette McDonald, is a profound and moving profile of... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
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Unknown Pleasures

Collected writing on life, death, climbing and everything in between
Unknown Pleasures is a collection of works by the climber and award-winning author Andy... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
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The Ogre

Biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent
The Ogre, Doug Scott, is a two-part biography of this enigmatic peak: in the first part, Scott... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
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The Bond - Paperback

Two epic climbs in Alaska and a lifetime’s connection between climbers
Winner: Boardman Tasker Award 2016. Simon McCartney was a cocky young British alpinist climbing... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
The Yosemite by John Muir

The Yosemite

John Muir's quest to preserve the wilderness
John Muir believed that excessive grazing and logging would result in the destruction of the... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
That Untravelled World by Eric Shipton

That Untravelled World

The autobiography of a pioneering mountaineer and explorer
Eric Shipton was a pioneering explorer, journeying to unexplored mountains, such as the High... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Clouds from Both Sides by Julie Tullis

Clouds from Both Sides

The story of the first British woman to climb an 8,000-metre peak
Clouds from Both Sides is the autobiography of Julie Tullis, the first British woman to climb... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
The Magician's Glass by Ed Douglas

The Magician's Glass

Character and fate: eight essays on climbing and the mountain life
The Magician’s Glass by Ed Douglas is a collection of essays on some of the biggest stories and... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
The Everest Years by Chris Bonington

The Everest Years

The challenge of the world's highest mountain
Bonington chronicles four expeditions to the Himalaya and Everest, including the 1975 South-West... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Norton of Everest by Hugh Norton

Norton of Everest

The biography of E.F. Norton, soldier and mountaineer
In Norton of Everest, Hugh Norton has written sensitively and knowledgably about his father’s... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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There is No Map in Hell

The record-breaking run across the Lake District fells
There is No Map in Hell is Steve Birkinshaw's account of his epic Wainwrights run in the Lake... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Hanging On - Paperback

A life inside British climbing’s golden age
Hanging On, by Martin Boysen, is the autobiography of a British climbing icon. Wry, laconic and... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
The Story of my Boyhood and Youth by John Muir

The Story of My Boyhood and Youth

An early years biography of a pioneering environmentalist
The Story of my Boyhood and Youth is the affecting memoir of the now internationally renowned... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)

The Shining Mountain

‘It’s a preposterous plan. Still, if you do get up it, it’ll be the hardest thing that’s... Read more.
  • £12.50 (Paperback)
Savage Arena Joe Tasker

Savage Arena

Joe Tasker is in the Himalaya to attempt to make a two-man ascent of the Dunagiri – one of the... Read more.
  • £12.50 (Paperback)
Everest the Cruel Way Joe Tasker

Everest the Cruel Way

Everest the Cruel Way is Joe Tasker’s story of this attempt to climb the highest mountain on... Read more.
  • £12.50 (Paperback)
Rope Boy: A life of climbing from Yorkshire to Yosemite

Rope Boy

A life of climbing from Yorkshire to Yosemite
Dennis Gray first climbed at age eleven, and was soon climbing with Rock and Ice legends Joe... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Shishapangma: The alpine-style first ascent of the south-west face


The alpine-style first ascent of the south-west face
In 1982, six climbers set off for the Himalaya to explore the little-known Shishapangma massif in... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Call-out: A climber's tales of mountain rescue in Scotland by Hamish MacInnes


A climber's tales of mountain rescue in Scotland
Call-out is a collection of tales about early mountain rescue in the Highlands of Scotland from... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
My First Summer in the Sierra John Muir

My First Summer in the Sierra

The nature diary of a pioneering environmentalist
In 1869, John Muir joined a group of shepherds in the foothills of California's Sierra Nevada... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
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Chris Bonington Mountaineer – 2016 Edition

A lifetime of climbing the great mountains of the world
Chris Bonington Mountaineer is a photographic autobiography, documenting over sixty years of... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Paperback)
The Next Horizon by Chris Bonington

The Next Horizon

From the Eiger to the South Face of Annapurna
The Next Horizon, the second volume in Chris Bonington's autobiography after I Chose to Climb,... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Sacred Summits Peter Boardman

Sacred Summits

The Carstensz Pyramid, Kangchenjunga and Gauri Sankar
Mountain tops have long been seen as sacred places, home to gods and dreams. In one climbing year... Read more.
  • £12.50 (Paperback)
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Wild Country

The man who made Friends
In early 1978, an extraordinary new invention for rock climbers was featured on the BBC... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Virgin on Insanity

Virgin on Insanity

Coming of age on the world’s toughest mountains
Outwardly, ‘Britain’s most experienced teenage Alpinist’ is a brave young mountaineer. But... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
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Punk in the Gym

Punk in the Gym is the long-awaited autobiography of British rock climber Andy Pollitt. Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
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The Fight for Everest 1924

Mallory, Irvine and the quest for Everest
First published in 1925, and reissued now for only the second time in the UK, The Fight for... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
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The Year

Reawakening the legend of cycling's hardest endurance record
In 1939 British cyclist Tommy Godwin cycled 75,065 miles in a single year. Think about that for... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Hardback)
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In Some Lost Place

The first ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge
In Some Lost Place is Sandy Allan’s account of his team’s first ascent of the Mazeno Ridge of... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
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One Day As A Tiger - Paperback

Alex MacIntyre and the birth of light and fast alpinism
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Statement The Ben Moon Story Hardback Cover


The Ben Moon Story
Statement is the official biography of Ben Moon, written by award-winning author Ed Douglas.... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
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Beyond Limits

A life through climbing
Beyond Limits is the autobiography of Steve McClure, one of the world’s top rock climbers. From... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
The Endless Knot Kurt Diemberger cover

The Endless Knot

K2: Mountain of Dreams and Destiny
A rare first-hand account from a survivor of the 1986 K2 disaster, The Endless Knot is one of the... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
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Lure of the Mountains

The life of Bentley Beetham, 1924 Everest Expedition Mountaineer
Lure of the Mountains is the first published biography of accomplished photographer,... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Hardback)
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Mountaineering Holiday

In Mountaineering Holiday , Frank Smythe takes the reader on his 1939 summer mountaineering... Read more. BUY NOW
Climbs and Ski Runs Frank Smythe cover

Climbs and Ski Runs

In Climbs and Ski Runs , Frank Smythe takes us on Dolomite adventures and Alpine ski trips,... Read more. BUY NOW
Camp Six Frank Smythe

Camp Six

The 1933 Everest Expedition
Frank Smythe’s Camp Six is one of the greatest Everest accounts ever written. A... Read more. BUY NOW
The Kangchenjunga Asdventure Frank Smythe

The Kangchenjunga Adventure

The 1930 expedition to the third highest mountain in the world
‘We went to Kangchenjunga in response not to the dictates of science, but in obedience... Read more. BUY NOW
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Adventures in Mind

A Personal Obsession with the Mountains
Why do you do it? In her first book, leading fell runner, adventure racer and cyclist Heather... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
No Place to Fall Victor Saunders

No Place to Fall

Superalpinism in the High Himalaya
No Place to Fall is Victor Saunder’s follow up to his Boardman Tasker Prize winning debut... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Elusive Summits Victor Saunders

Elusive Summits

Victor Saunder’s Boardman-Tasker-winning Elusive Summits is a celebration of the sheer... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
All But One Barbara Swindin

All But One

One woman's quest to climb the 52 highest mountains in the Alps
The story of one woman’s quest to climb the 52 highest mountains in the Alps. Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)

Deep Play

Climbing the world's most dangerous routes
A unique, stylish and timeless commentary reflecting the pressures and rewards of climbing... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Nick Bullock Echoes


One climber's hard road to freedom
The first book by British mountaineer Nick Bullock. A powerful and compelling exploration of... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
Freedom Climbers Bernadette Macdonald

Freedom Climbers

WINNER Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature
Bernadette McDonald's Freedom Climbers is the incredible story of Poland's high altitude... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Cold Wars Andy Kirkpatrick

Cold Wars

Climbing the fine line between risk and reality
In this brilliant sequel to his award-winning debut Psychovertical , mountaineering stand-up... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Mountain Views Rupert Hoare

Mountain Views

A lifetime's enjoyment
A lavishly-illustrated personal account of 38 years of walking, climbing, mountaineering and... Read more.
  • £22.00 (Hardback)
Ron Fawcett Rock Athlete

Ron Fawcett - Rock Athlete

Winner - Boardman Tasker Prize 2010
The extraordinary autobiography of British rock climbing legend Ron Fawcett. WINNER –... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Troll Wall Tony Howard

Troll Wall

The untold story of the British first ascent of Europe's tallest rock face
The untold story of the British first ascent of Europe's tallest rock face. Troll Wall tells... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Hardback)
Beyond the Mountain Steve House

Beyond the Mountain

Beyond the Mountain is the award-winning title from Steve House – arguably the... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Jerry Moffatt - Revelations

The award-winning autobiography of British rock climbing legend Jerry Moffatt. This is the story... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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