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1997 edition, paperback, very good unread condition.


Simpson, is a great writer and mountaineer. I read this after seeing the movie and, guess what? The book is much better!


Touching the Void is a 1988 book by Joe Simpson, recounting his and Simon Yates's near fatal descent after climbing the 6,344-metre peak Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes. Approximately 15% of the book is written by Yates. It has sold over a million copies and has been translated into over 20 languages.

Touching the void. By Joe Simpson

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