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My Quest for Yeti

Confronting the Himalayas" Deepest Mystery

by Reinhold Messner

  • 353 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Controversial Knowledge,
  • Unexplained Phenomena,
  • Wildlife,
  • Nature,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • 1944-,
  • Himalaya Mountains Region,
  • Messner, Reinhold,,
  • Travel,
  • Yeti,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387205M
    ISBN 100312203942
    ISBN 109780312203948

      Russians Claim 'Indisputable Proof' of Yeti. In his book "My Quest for the Yeti" (St. Martin's Griffin, ), Messner concludes that large native bears are responsible for yeti sightings and. Get this from a library! My quest for the Yeti: confronting the Himalayas' deepest mystery. [Reinhold Messner].

    The mythical Yeti is a mysterious and unknown creature that has long inhabited the remote and mostly uninhabited Himalayan Mountains, including Mount Everest, in central Asia, including Nepal, Tibet, China, and southern almost supernatural and legendary being is an erect bipedal animal that is over six feet tall, weighs between and pounds, is covered with red to gray hair.   Armed with only a map, a woolly hat, and a tin of spaghetti in his rucksack, George sets off on his quest up the steep mountain path—and spots the Yeti immediately! But wait, just look at that lipstick. Can it really be the Yeti? This funny adventure story is the perfect, rhyming picture book read for boy and girl monster lovers Brand: Egmont UK.

    Thanks for sending Lynn Arave's review of Reinhold Messner's book "Yeti, Legende und Wirklichkeit", published by S. Fischer, Stuttgart (year e-mail of 9th April). This review leads one to think of the book as an important addition to the scientific Yeti-literature or even, as its subtitle ("Legend and Reality") seems to suggest, the last. Quest for the Yeti. I bought this book for information on the area the book focused on and for the information about the yeti. There was a lot of depth about the culture of the peoplek, which I found interesting and engaging. There was some good information on the yeti as well--how the natives view the creature, the author's impressions, etc/5(2).


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My Quest for the Yeti book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of the greatest mountaineers alive unravels one of the wo /5.

Messner saw a 'Yeti' many years ago whilst climbing, and set out on a personal quest to uncover the truth about the Yeti - he seems convinced that he has - you will have to read the book to see what he as My Quest for Yeti book say. He includes some very good insight into life around Nepal, and the foothills - all in all, and excellent by: 1.

Messner saw a 'Yeti' many years ago whilst climbing, and set out on a personal quest to uncover the truth about the Yeti - he seems convinced that he has - you will have to read the book to see what he as to say.

He includes some very good insight into life around Nepal, and the foothills - My Quest for Yeti book in all, and excellent read/5(12). My Quest for the Yeti takes readers high into the thin Himalayan air of Nepal, Bhutan, and Tibet where to local populations the yeti is part of the landscape, spiritual and physical.

Messner brings us closer than ever before to the truth, offering conclusions Pages: “Begging your pardon,' groused the Yeti, 'but I believe you haven't the first idea of what's happened to me or the weather in Fairyland or the least fact about the least thing in the known universe.

Just my opinion, of course.” ― Catherynne M. Valente, The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two.

My Quest for the Yeti: The World's Greatest Mountain Climber Confronts the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery Reinhold Messner, Author St. Martin's Press $ (p) ISBN More By and.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. My quest for the yeti by Reinhold Messner; 1 edition; First published in. But, to my surprise, solving the footprint mystery did not answer the ‘Yeti question’.

While my discovery went worldwide in the news media in the s, I realized the Yeti is a symbol of an idea as well as a real animal. My quest evolved.

The Paperback of the My Quest for the Yeti: Confronting the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery by Reinhold Messner at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. He wrote a book, My Quest for the Yeti, and claims to have killed one. According to Messner, the Yeti is actually the endangered Himalayan brown bear, Ursus arctos isabellinus, or Tibetan blue bear, U.

pruinosus, which can walk both upright or on all y: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Russia (Siberia), Tibet. Reinhold Messner is the author of books such as My Quest For the Yeti. Books by Reinhold Messner. My Quest For the Yeti. The Challenge. Everest Expedition To the Ultimate.

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Now he thinks he has solved the mystery, and has written a book about it. Book Review. Reinhold Messner: My Quest for the Yeti. Date: Decem While it is about Messner’s encounter with an unidentified creature, he does not claim the creature to be a yeti.

The book actually takes a look at the myth of the yeti while investigating what the creature he saw might have been. He also looks at why the story made. My Quest for the Yeti See more book details.

03 January This is an account of a quest, taking readers on hair-raising climbs through Nepal, Bhutan, Ladakh, Northern India, and even Tibet - where Messner was a fugitive from Chinese authorities.

Buy My Quest for the Yeti: The World's Greatest Mountain Climber Confronts the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery 1st Edition by Messner, Reinhold (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11). : My Quest for Yeti: Confronting the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery () by Reinhold Messner and a great selection of similar New, Used /5(). When I noticed this book on the shelf, I saw the word YETI in large letters and took it to be another book with a cryptozoological bent.

That isn't what the book is about though. It is about his quest for an answer to his question of the Yeti's origin/5(23). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

My Quest for the Yeti by Reinhold Messner, ApSt. Martin's Griffin edition, Paperback in EnglishCited by: 1. The Yeti or Abominable Snowman is an ape-like cryptid said to inhabit the Himalayan region of Nepal, and Tibet.

The names Yeti and Meh-Teh are commonly used by the people indigenous to the region, and are part of their history and mythology.

Stories of the Yeti first emerged as a facet of Western popular culture in the 19th century. The scientific community generally regards the Yeti as a. Get this from a library. My quest for the yeti: confronting the Himalayas' deepest mystery. [Reinhold Messner] -- Climbing solo in Eastern Tibet inReinhold Messner confronted Something.

Whatever it was stood up-right and moved with astonishing agility. Was. Cryptozoology may not be the next subspecialty in wilderness medicine, but Reinhold Messner's new book brings the yeti to the forefront of mountaineering circles once again.

In Quest for the Yeti: Confronting the Himalayas’ Deepest Mystery, Messner takes on a new task—apart from his prolific writings on mountaineering and polar : Christopher Van Tilburg. My Quest for the Yeti Reinhold Messner (translated by Peter Constantine) (English edition), St.

Martin’s Press pp. This is really two books: one, an adventure tale by a great mountaineer; the other, a confusing attempt to show the yeti. He describes his own encounter with a large, unidentifiable creature in his book "My Quest for the Yeti: Confronting the Himalayas' Deepest Mystery" (St.

Martin's, ).