Originally Posted by ucfgrad93
Extremely interesting! I loved it. If you like it and it makes you interested, I warmly recommend
Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak
by Maurice Herzog
No Shortcuts to the Top: Climbing the World's 14 Highest Peaks
by Ed Viesturs
*Ed Viestrus is also mentioned in Krakauer's book...