Viesturs illuminates K2's challenges, triumphs, tragedies, and follies....riverting. --The Daily Beast
Reveals a good deal about the rarefied noble-gonzo world of high-altitude mountaineering...K2 is gripping. --New York Times
Viesturs's you-are-there narration communicates effortlessly the enormous effort, and high adventure, of scaling K2. --Publishers Weekly
About the Author
Ed Viesturs still climbs and seeks out new adventures. He lives on Bainbridge Island, Washington, with his wife and three children. DAVID ROBERTS is the author of twenty books on mountaineering, adventure, and history. He has written for National Geographic, National Geographic Adventure, and Smithsonian. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.