Contributor biographical information for Touching the void / Joe Simpson ; with a foreword by Chris Bonington.


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Joe Simpson is the author of several bestselling books, of which the first, Touching the Void, won both the NCR Award and the Boardman Tasker Award. His later books are This Game of Ghosts, Storms of Silence, Dark Shadows Falling, The Beckoning Silence and a novel, The Water People.


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Simpson, Joe, -- 1960-
Mountaineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Yates, Simon.
Mountaineering -- Peru -- Huayhuash, Cordillera.
Mountaineering -- Search and rescue operations -- Peru -- Huayhuash, Cordillera -- Case studies.