Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society and the American Himalayan Foundation, 2006. Photos. First Edition. Cloth. "Square" quarto (10 3/8" x 9 1/4"), olive green cloth with gold lettering on spine and swirl on front cover, archival polyester-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) depicting Mt. Everest by Lawrence Schlim; Foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Preface by Jimmy Carter, Epilogue by Sir Edmund Hillary; profusely illustrated mostly with glossy color photos; B&W glossies; maps; brown endpapers, 255 pages +  Copyright. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #6981
BEAUTIFUL PHOTOS and inspiring text!