The Resource Summit : a novel, Harry Farthing., (electronic resource)

Summit : a novel, Harry Farthing., (electronic resource)

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Summit : a novel
Title
Summit
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Harry Farthing.
Creator
Author
Narrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A summit is a summit, and the truth is the truth. But the view from 8,848 meters isn't always so clear. Two men, seventy years apart, push for the top of Mount Everest, driven by forces beyond their control and something inside that says climb.After eight successful summits, Mount Everest guide Neil Quinn is confident he can handle anything the mountain throws his way. But then disaster strikes steps from the top, leaving him with a lot of questions and a very old swastika-embellished ice axe that should never have been so high on the mountain--not if Everest's meticulously documented history is accurate.But before Quinn can even catch his breath, the combined wrath of his vengeful employer and an angry client drives him out of the Himalayas and back to Europe, where the newly blackballed English guide struggles to make ends meet and discover the truth of what happened that fateful day. He soon uncovers the story of Josef Becker, a Nazi climber who sought the top of the world seventy years before, when Europe teetered on the brink of the Second World War.Quinn's innocent queries into Becker's expedition soon have neo-Nazis, assassins, and history buffs vying to take possession of the axe--proof of Nazi alpine superiority, and strong evidence that a German climber was the first to summit Mount Everest.Beautifully written and meticulously researched, Summit follows two climbers across two continents as their stories and movements intertwine across history, culminating in one final push for the top of the world
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Farthing, Harry
Dewey number
823/.92
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not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
PR6106.A784
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineering guides (Persons)
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineering guides (Persons)
  • Kathmandu (Nepal)
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
  • Asia
  • Nepal
Target audience
general
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not applicable
Label
Summit : a novel, Harry Farthing., (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn951969725
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (17 hr., 38 min., 17 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781504710145
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital.
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
26070A8C-9A96-4DF5-9544-3A7B7A79BA8F
System control number
(OCoLC)951969725
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Label
Summit : a novel, Harry Farthing., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn951969725
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (17 hr., 38 min., 17 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504710145
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
26070A8C-9A96-4DF5-9544-3A7B7A79BA8F
System control number
(OCoLC)951969725
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not applicable
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