To what extent are people that climb Everest Selfish (Sherpa's and the…
To what extent are people that climb Everest Selfish
Look at how the reasons for climbing Everest has changed over time
Expeditionary Phase • 1950-1969
Accept human's need to explore
Commercial phase 1990-2009
the 'queue' simply to get the top
Sherpa's and the controversy surrounding it.
Many die saving others
1966 diasaster-Into thin air
Touching my father's soul-Book
Have to secure ropes in order to make it 'easier'
'hauled' to the top
Climbing Everest without oxygen
to what benefit?
Statistics that more die not using oxygen?
Reckless and expensive?