Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster
Author: Jon Krakauer
Goodreads Rating: 4.16
Publisher: MacMillan General Books
This is the true story of a 24-hour period on Everest, when members of three separate expeditions were caught in a storm and faced a battle against hurricane-force winds, exposure, and the effects of altitude, which ended the worst single-season death toll in the peak's history.