Himalayan Campaign: The Attack on Kangchenjunga. by Paul Bauer
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In this official account, Bauer describes the attack on the tremendous ice-pinnacled ridge of Kangchenjunga on which he and his companions carried out feats of techniques and organisation that had been thought impossible at such heights; and how when caught by snowstorms they extricated themselves and their porters without loss of life.