skip to content
Sir Edmund Hillary : Everest and beyond Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Sir Edmund Hillary : Everest and beyond

Author: Danny MulheronAndrew MunroDean O'GormanAmy UsherwoodCarmen J LeonardAll authors
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Sir Edmund Hillary was a bee-keeper, mountaineer, war veteran, explorer, philanthropist, husband, father, and the first person to ever reach the summit of Mount Everest. From his childhood in South Auckland, New Zealand, to the plane crash that killed his wife and daughter, the intriguing drama portrays the life, loves, and losses of one of the most famous explorers of all time.
You are not connected to the Oklahoma Department of Libraries network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Log in for remote access
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Historical television programs
Biographical television programs
Fiction television programs
Biographical films
Drama
Named Person: Edmund Hillary; Edmund Hillary
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Danny Mulheron; Andrew Munro; Dean O'Gorman; Amy Usherwood; Carmen J Leonard; Tom Scott; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; NZ On Air. Platinum Find,; Television New Zealand,
ISBN: 9781531705183 1531705189
Language Note: English dialogue; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
OCLC Number: 1043671116
Notes: Widescreen.
Title from container.
Credits: Producer, Carmen J. Leonard ; writer, Tom Scott.
Cast: Andrew Munro, Dean O'Gorman, Amy Usherwood.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on the PBS network in 2015.
Description: 2 videodiscs (262 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1; widescreen; English 5.1 surround.
Contents: Standing tall --
Louise --
Everest --
Home --
Race to the pole --
Heartbreak.
Other Titles: Hillary
Responsibility: NZ on Air's Platinum Find and Television New Zealand ; producers, Tom Scott, Philip Smith, Tina McLaren, Carmen J. Leonard ; writer, Tom Scott ; director Danny Mulheron.

Abstract:

Sir Edmund Hillary was a bee-keeper, mountaineer, war veteran, explorer, philanthropist, husband, father, and the first person to ever reach the summit of Mount Everest. From his childhood in South Auckland, New Zealand, to the plane crash that killed his wife and daughter, the intriguing drama portrays the life, loves, and losses of one of the most famous explorers of all time.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.