Shadow of the Matterhorn : The Life of Edward Whymper
By Ian Smith
Arthur Beale supplied many prestigious explorers and mountaineers including Edward Whymper
Edward Whymper, FRSE (1840 – 1911) was an English Mountaineer, author and illustrator. He was most famous for achieving the first ascent of the Matterhorn in 1865.
This detailed book tell the story of his interesting life.