Recommended Reading Everest: The West Ridge by Thomas Hornbein A mesmerizing first-person account of the 1963 radical first ascent of one of Everest’s most dangerous lines, with a terrific By Steve Casimiro October 21, 2013 0 2 A mesmerizing first-person account of the 1963 radical first ascent of one of Everest’s most dangerous lines, with a terrific new intro. I was so moved, I tracked down a first edition and spent the big bucks on it. Info/Buy Share on FacebookShare on Twitter Tags: recommended reading Steve Casimiro is the editor of Adventure Journal. Recommended PostsBook Review: Snowblind, by Daniel ArnoldMinus 148° – First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley, by Art DavidsonThe Climb – Tragic Ambitions on Everest, by Anatoli Boukreev Showing 2 comments Riley Morton October 21, 2013 Reply https://vimeo.com/74502315 Riley Morton October 21, 2013 Reply a video that i produced for mountaineers books on the book, and the 50th anniversary. a must watch if you care about these 2… Leave a Comment Cancel reply Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.