K2: The Savage Mountain (1979)

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  • K2 - The Savage Mountain Alternative


About Chris Bonington's K2 expedition in May 1978, which set out to conquer the West Ridge of K2 in the Karakorum range. The attempt was abandoned as a result of the death of one of the climbers, Nick Estcourt. Also includes rare footage of the American 1938 expedition and of the 1953 and 1975 attempts.

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