Jim Perrin tells the story of an extraordinary exploring partnership
Shipton and Tilman has been short-listed for the 2013 Boardman-Tasker Prize. The award presentation will take place on 15 November at the Kendal Mountain Festival.
“Required reading” – The Alpine Journal
“This is witty, literate, erudite and committed writing, and I’ll be surprised if this anniversary year sees a better mountaineering book.” – Geographical Magazine
“A fascinating portrait of a friendship that pushed the boundaries of knowledge and endeavour” – Sunday Times
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Scheduled for release in paperback on 6 March 2014