Everest: the death zone

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Publisher:
WGBH Boston Video,
Pub. Date:
[1998]
Language:
English
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Climb from Base Camp into the Death Zone, and on up to the pinnacle of the earth at 29,028 feet. Wind, cold, extreme dehydration, and blinding solar radiation add to the misery. Narrated by Jodie Foster. By David Breashears, the Emmy(r) award-winning producer of the IMAX(r) film.
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ISBN:
9781578070961
UPC:
783421277533
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display_description In the wake of the 1996 disaster that took eight climbers in a single day, scientists follow a team of hikers to measure, for the first time ever, the toll high-altitude climbing takes on the heart, lungs, blood, and brain. Why do seemingly rational people make poor, sometimes fatal decisions as they approach the peak? and much more.
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subject_facet Everest, Mount (China and Nepal), Films for the hearing impaired, Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Physiological aspects, Oxygen -- Physiological effect, Video recordings
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title_full Everest [videorecording] : the death zone / a Nova production by the WGBH Science Unit in association with Channel 4 ; produced and directed by David Breashears and Liesl Clark
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