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The Resource The girl who climbed Everest, Bonita Norris

The girl who climbed Everest, Bonita Norris

Label
The girl who climbed Everest
Title
The girl who climbed Everest
Statement of responsibility
Bonita Norris
Title variation
Girl who climbed Everest
Title variation remainder
lessons learned facing up to the world's toughest mountains
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What I've learned from climbing mountains is that we can push ourselves far beyond what we think we are capable of, and it's outside of our comfort zones that the most amazing things happen." What drives us to go to our limits and beyond? What does it take to make dreams come true over all else? And how can you turn fear into courage? From Everest to K2, The Girl Who Climbed Everest is the story of Bonita Norris' journey undertaking the world's toughest and most dangerous expeditions. Once an anxious teenager with an eating disorder it was the discovery of a passion for climbing that inspired Bonita to change her life. Drawing on her experiences to capture the agonies - both mental and physical - and joys of her incredible feats Bonita also imparts the lessons learned encouraging you to harness greater self-belief.The Girl Who Climbed Everest is an honest exploration of everything Bonita has learnt from climbing. Life lessons about ambition, values, risk, happiness, the courage to fail, and what's ultimately important. An indispensable and important book for anyone who has ever doubted their potential or put limits on themselves - whatever challenge you face or ambitions you want to achieve, The Girl Who Climbed Everest will inspire you to take action and live life more fearlessly
Summary
Once an anxious teenager with an eating disorder, it was the discovery of a passion for climbing that inspired Bonita to change her life. Drawing on her experiences to capture the agonies both mental and physical and joys of her incredible feats, Bonita also imparts the lessons learned encouraging you to harness greater self-belief with life lessons about ambition, values, risk, happiness, the courage to fail, and what's ultimately important. From Everest to K2, this is the story of Bonita Norris' journey undertaking the world's toughest and most dangerous expeditions.
Biography type
individual biography
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10640189
Cataloging source
Kotui
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Norris, Bonita
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Norris, Bonita
  • Norris, Bonita
  • Mountaineering expeditions
  • Women mountaineers
  • Mountaineers
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
Target audience
adult
Label
The girl who climbed Everest, Bonita Norris
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060603163
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
277 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781473649774
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1000339089
Label
The girl who climbed Everest, Bonita Norris
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060603163
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
277 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781473649774
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1000339089

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