Conquering Everest

Natalie Hyde (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427189202

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Description

Mountaineer George Mallory disappeared attempting to conquer the highest peak in the world. Seventy-five years later, Mallory's body was finally found on Everest. This exciting book describes how his quest began an obsession by other climbers to be the first to the top, and how Everest has become a magnet for amateurs and tourists since it was finally conquered by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953.

Reading Level
Lexile
880L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
M
ATOS
5.5
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
History Science & Technology Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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