Summit the heights of Earth's most extreme landscapes!
Embark on an awe-inspiring journey to the roof of the world in this breath-taking expedition across the highest mountains on Earth.
From Everest to Matterhorn to Kilimanjaro, explore the most monumental peaks of the planet. Discover the tectonic upheavals that forged these mountains. Uncover the effects of altitude on nature and evolution, and delve into the stories of the fearless mountaineers who braved unimaginable challenges to conquer these natural giants.
Vibrant illustrations by Ed J Brown (Epic Animal Journeys) bring the marvels of the mountains to life in a book that is sure to appeal to aspiring adventurers, curious climbers and geological geniuses alike.