Hell Or High Water

Surviving Tibet's Tsangpo River

by Peter Heller

Hell Or High Water

Hardcover, 278 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $24.95 | purchase


Purchase Featured Books

  • Hell Or High Water
  • Surviving Tibet's Tsangpo River
  • Peter Heller

Book Summary

Tibet's Tsangpo Gorge, inspiration for Shangri La and one of the world's most insurmountable stretches of river, remained unconquered until a team of seven world-class kayakers rose to the challenge, a journey chronicled in a fascinating epic of daring and courage. 100,000 first printing.


NPR stories about Hell Or High Water

Reviews From The NPR Community


Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: