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Author Tabor, James M.

Title Blind descent : the quest to discover the deepest place on earth / James M. Tabor.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  796.52 T114    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 286 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This is the story of the men and women who risked everything to find the deepest cave on Earth, earning their place in history beside the likes of Peary, Amundsen, Hillary, and Armstrong. Tabor focuses particularly on the heroic efforts of Bill Stone in the vast Cheve Cave of southern Mexico and Alexander Klimchouk in the supercave Krubera of the Republic of Georgia.
Subject Stone, W. C. (William C.)
Klimchuk, A. B. (Aleksandr Borisovich)
Caving -- History -- 21st century.
ISBN 9781400067671 (alk. paper) : $27.00
1400067677 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NZ1 13326970

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