Books - Review

The Beckoning SilenceStories of Joe's exploits climbing mountains (and a little bit of paragliding), culminating with his attempt on the Eiger.
by Joe Simpson
Score: 7
Published: 2002
Read: June 15th 2007


John said

Pretty good in the end, although starts off a bit disjointed and morbid with plenty of little anecdotes, from all over, mostly about people dying. Bit of angst about why he climbs and should he give it up. But the Eiger bit was excellent with some good history too.

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