In Some Lost Place

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Review: “In Some Lost Place- The First Ascent of Nanga Parbat’s Mazeno Ridge”.. By Sandy Allan, VP, £24.00

  Mountaineering books tend to follow a fairly predictable pattern. Expedition through exotic locations; long arduous haul up snowy slopes; a near death experience at high altitude; rounded off with some metaphysical reflections. Scottish mountaineer Sandy Allan’s account of his epic climb on the Mazeno ridge of Nanga Parbat (8,126 mtrs), observes the conventions. But … Continue reading

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