The Hill

The Hill

A True Story of Tragedy, Recovery, and Redemption on North America's Highest Peak

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
Chronicles the plane crash that left the author, and pilot of the plane, without his lower legs, documenting the changes in his life and relationships, and his eventual success in reaching the summit of Mount McKinley.

Baker
& Taylor

The pilot of a small plane that crashed in 1981 into the side of Mount McKinley describes his and his passengers five-day ordeal in sub-zero temperatures and blizzard conditions as they waited for rescue, an ordeal that cost two men their lives and the author his lower legs, and his determination to climb the mountain that had nearly killed him. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, c2001
ISBN: 9781579544492
1579544495
Branch Call Number: 796.522 HOM
Characteristics: vii, 296 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Paisner, Daniel

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