By: M.S. Kohli (Author) & Narendra Modi (Frwd
New Delhi, India, Orient Publishing/Orient Paperbacks:
Seller ID: 106621
It was for the first time in the history of Everest that a summit attempt was launched so early in the season; as it happened the team reached the goal in 85 days and the Indian Tricolour fluttered on the Summit on the morning of May 25, 1965.Fifty years ago, in 1965 nine brave hearts, supported by ten gallant colleagues, unfurled the Indian Tricolour four times on top of the world, inspiring a whole new generation and opening floodgates of adventure and mountaineering in India.The entire world sat up and took notice of this record-breaking achievement. Members of the team arrived at the Delhi... View More...