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Into Hot Air

Mounting Mount Everest

by Chris Elliott and Amy Elliott Andersen

Hardcover, 342 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $23.95 |

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Into Hot Air
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Mounting Mount Everest
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Chris Elliott and Amy Elliott Andersen

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Book Summary

Comedian Chris Elliott stumbles upon evidence that Sir Edmund Hillary had not been the first person to reach the peak of Mount Everest, when the diary of his great-uncle Percy Brackett Elliott, an eccentric adventurer, mysteriously appears on his doorstep.

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