Into the Clouds marks the centenary of George Mallory’s death on Everest in 1924. He was last seen by one of his fellow climbers as he disappeared into the clouds on his way to the summit a full 29 years before Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay.
The question has always been whether Mallory died on the way up to the summit or did he die on the way down after reaching the peak.
This book commemorates one of Magdalene’s most famous alumni.
Over the past 476 years there has been thirty six Masters of the College. Each one of these men have left their mark on Magdalene’s history, some for good and some not.
This book gives a biography on each member of this elite group of individuals.
Famous Herpetologists is a biography of the worlds leading people, both past and present, who have contributed to the study of reptiles and amphibians.
Snakes in my shoes is a collection of stories by Rupert Wilkey taken from his 13 years growing up in Malawi.