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The man who skied down Everest

Yuichiro Miura

The man who skied down Everest

by Yuichiro Miura

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Published by Harper & Row in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal),
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Miura, Yuichiro, 1932-,
    • Skiers -- Japan -- Biography.,
    • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementYuichiro Miura, with Eric Perlman.
      ContributionsPerlman, Eric, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV854.2.M58 A35 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4716778M
      ISBN 100062505750
      LC Control Number78003355
      OCLC/WorldCa3845446

      This achievement is listed in the Guinness Book of Records. He also became the first person to ski on Mount Everest on May 6, He descended nearly 4, vertical feet from the South Col (elevation over 8, m (26, ft)). This feat was documented in , in the film The Man Who Skied Down Everest. The film won the Academy Award for best.   He had already skied down Mont Blanc, the Matterhorn, the Eiger and Annapurna, but Everest was the last great challenge of the extreme side of the skiing world.

      Now a national hero of Japan, Miura was already 37 when he set out to ski down Everest but in many ways he still seems an arrested adolescent—but a happy kid of 37 His object was to hit the fastest skiing speed ever achieved (he'd already gone downhill at over mph during speed races in Italy and down Mount Futi), and also to test a drag parachute for its help in maneuvering. Shop Man Who Skied Down Everest [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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