Science In An Extreme Environment
The 1963 American Mount Everest Expedition
de Philip W. Clements
Sobre o livro
On February 20, 1963, a team of nineteen Americans embarked on the first expedition that would combine high-altitude climbing with scientific research. In this book, Philip W. Clements offers a nuanced exploration of the impact of extremity on the production of scientific knowledge and the role of masculinity and nationalism in scientific inquiry.