Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature

Donat per Boardman Tasker Charitable Trust

Altres noms: Boardman Tasker Prize for mountain literature (Anglès), Boardman Tasker Prize for mountain literature shortlist (Anglès)
156 obres 27,108 Llibres 671 Ressenyes 4.1
Tots, Winner (43), Shortlist (114)
Tots, 2023 (4), 2022 (1), 2021 (1), 2020 (1), 2019 (1), 2018 (2), 2017 (1), 2016 (2), 2015 (5), 2014 (6), 2013 (3), 2012 (6), 2011 (4), 2010 (5), 2009 (5), 2008 (5), 2007 (6), 2006 (5), 2005 (3), 2005 Joint (2), 2004 (4), 2003 (6), 2002 (7), 2001 (6), 2000 (4), 1999 (4), 1998 (5), 1997 (5), 1996 (4), 1995 (5), 1994 (5), 1993 (3), 1992 (5), 1991 Joint (2), 1991 (2), 1990 (3), 1989 (2), 1988 (4), 1987 (3), 1986 (4), 1985 (3), 1984 Joint (2)

Winner 43

Unraveled: A Climber’s Journey Through Darkness and Back de Katie Brown2023
High Risk: Climbing to Extinction de Brian Hall2022
Emilio Comici: Angel of the Dolomites: Passion, Pitons, Politics and the First Big Walls de David Chaundy-Smart2021
Two Trees Make a Forest: In Search of My Family's Past Among Taiwan's Mountains and Coasts de Jessica J. Lee2020
Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road de Kate Harris2019
Limits of the Known de David Roberts2018
Art of Freedom: The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka de Bernadette McDonald2017
The bond : two epic climbs in Alaska and a lifetime's connection between climbers de Simon McCartney2016
The Calling: A Life Rocked by Mountains de Barry Blanchard2015
Tears of the Dawn de Jules Lines2014
Everest - The First Ascent: The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh, the Man Who Made it Possible de Harriet Pugh Tuckey2013
Cold Wars de Andy Kirkpatrick2012
Freedom Climbers de Bernadette McDonald2011
Ron Fawcett - Rock Athlete de Ron Fawcett2010
Beyond the Mountain de Steve House2009
Psychovertical de Andy Kirkpatrick2008
The Wild Places de Robert Macfarlane2007
An Afterclap of Fate de Charles Lind2006
Learning to Breathe de Andy Cave2005 Joint
The Villain: The Life of Don Whillans de Jim Perrin2005 Joint
When The Alps Cast Their Spell: Mountaineers Of The Alpine Golden Age de Trevor Braham2004
The Fall de Simon Mawer2003
Fatal Mountaineer: The High-Altitude Life and Death of Willi Unsoeld, American Himalayan Legend de Robert Roper2002
Hazard's Way de Roger Hubank2001
The Wildest Dream: The Biography of George Mallory de Peter Gillman2000
The Totem Pole: And a Whole New Adventure de Paul Pritchard1999
Eric Shipton: Everest and Beyond de Peter Steele1998
Deep Play: A Climber's Odyssey from Llanberis to the Big Walls de Paul Pritchard1997
A Portrait of Leni Riefenstahl de Audrey Salkeld1996
Geoffrey Winthrop Young de Alan Hankinson1995
At the Rising of the Moon de Dermot Somers1994
The Ascent de Jeff Long1993
In Monte Viso's Horizon: Climbing All the Alpine 4000 Metre Peaks de Will McLewin1992
A View from the Ridge: Mountaineering Anecdotes in Scotland and America de Dave Brown1991 Joint
Mer de Glace de Alison Fell1991 Joint
Elusive Summits: Four Expeditions in the Karakoram de Victor Saunders1990
Climbers de M. John Harrison1989
Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival de Joe Simpson1988
A Walk to the Pole: To the Heart of Antarctica in the Footsteps of Scott de Roger Mear1987
Painted Mountains: Two Expeditions to Kashmir de Stephen Venables1986
Menlove: Life of John Menlove Edwards de Jim Perrin1985
Living High de Linda Gill1984 Joint
The Shishapangma Expedition de Doug Scott1984 Joint

Shortlist 114

Unraveled: A Climber’s Journey Through Darkness and Back de Katie Brown2023
Sherpa: Stories of Life and Death from the Forgotten Guardians of Everest de Ankit Babu Adhikari2023
The Hidden Fires: A Cairngorms Journey with Nan Shepherd de Merryn Glover2023
Closer to the edge : climbing to the ends of the Earth de Leo Houlding2023
Kinder Scout: The People's Mountain de Ed Douglas2018
Wild country : the man who made friends de Mark Vallance2016
In Some Lost Place: The first ascent of Nanga Parbats Mazeno Ridge de Sandy Allan2015
Snowblind: Stories of Alpine Obsession de Daniel Arnold2015
Cold Feet: Stories of a Middling Climber On Classic Peaks & Among Legendary Mountaineers de David Pagel2015
One Day as A Tiger: Alex Macintyre and the Birth of Light and Fast Alpinism de John Porter2015
Hanging On de Martin Boysen2014
Law unto Himself de Michael Law2014
In Search of Peaks, Passes & Glaciers Irish Alpine Pioneers de Frank Nugent2014
Nanga Parbat 1970: Tragedy and Controversy de Richard Sale2014
My Father, Frank: Unresting Spirit of Everest de Tony Smythe2014
Echoes: One Climber's Hard Road to Freedom de Nick Bullock2013
Shipton and Tilman de Jim Perrin2013
Here, There and Everywhere...: The Autobiography of Jim Curran de Jim Curran2012
Into the silence de Wade Davis2012
CHALLENGE OF K2, THE: A History of the Savage Mountain de Richard Sale2012
Fiva: An Adventure That Went Wrong de Gordon Stainforth2012
The Wild Within de Simon Yates2012
Murder in the Hindu Kush: George Hayward and the Great Game de Tim Hannigan2011
The Sound of Gravity: A Novel de Joe Simpson2011
Shadow of the Matterhorn : the life of Edward Whymper de Ian Smith2011
No Way Down: Life and Death on K2 de Graham Bowley2010
The Hut Builder de Laurence Fearnley2010
Climbing - Philosophy for Everyone: Because It's There de Stephen E. Schmid2010
Unjustifiable Risk?: The Story of British Climbing de Simon Thompson2010
Cairngorm John: a life in mountain rescue de John Allen2009
Hooker & Brown: A Novel de Jerry Auld2009
The Longest Climb: The Last Great Overland Quest de Dominic Faulkner2009
Jerry Moffatt: Revelations de Jerry Moffatt2009
The Eiger Obsession: Facing the Mountain that Killed My Father de John Harlin, III2008
Fallen Giants: A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes de Maurice Isserman2008
Cham de Jonathan Trigell2008
Ararat de Frank Westerman2008
The Mountains Look on Marrakech: A Trek Along the Atlas Mountains de Hamish Brown2007
Happy Climbing Tells No Tales: And Other Mountain Stories Tall and Short de Judith Brown2007
Brotherhood of the Rope: The Biography of Charles Houston (Legends and Lore) de Bernadette McDonald2007
Forever on the Mountain: The Truth Behind One of Mountaineering's Most Controversial and Mysterious Disasters de James M. Tabor2007
Higher Than the Eagle Soars: A Path to Everest de Stephen Venables2007
Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life de Arlene Blum2006
High Endeavours: The Life and Legend of Robin Smith de Jimmy Cruickshank2006
Climbing Essays de Jim Perrin2006
A Rope of Writers - Mountaineering Literature in Britian de Graham Wilson2006
On Thin Ice: Alpine Climbs in the Americas, Asia and the Himalaya de Mick Fowler2005
Broad Peak de Richard Sale2005
Mountain Rescue - Chamonix Mont Blanc: A Season with the World's Busiest Mountain Rescue Service de Anne Sauvy2005
Life and Limb de Jamie Andrew2004
With Friends in High Places: An Anatomy of Those Who Take to the Hills de Malcolm Slesser2004
Nanda Devi: A Journey to the Last Sanctuary de Hugh Thomson2004
Everest de George Band2003
Tenzing: Hero of Everest de Ed Douglas2003
Yosemite de Alexander Huber2003
Mountains of the Mind: Adventures in Reaching the Summit de Robert Macfarlane2003
My father, Sandy de Nicholas Wollaston2003
Over the Edge de Greg Child2002
Climbing Free: My Life in the Vertical World de Lynn Hill2002
Expeditions de Andrew Lindblade2002
The Evidence of Things Not Seen: A Mountaineer's Tale de W. H. Murray2002
Travels with the Flea: And Other Eccentric Journeys de Jim Perrin2002
The Beckoning Silence de Joe Simpson2002
Climbing Everest: A Meditation on Mountaineering and the Spirit of Adventure de Pat Ament2001
Climbing the Everest, Second Edition de Pat Ament2001
The Middle-aged Mountaineer: A Climbing Journey Down the Length of Britain de Jim Curran2001
Touching My Father's Soul: A Sherpa's Journey to the Top of Everest de Jamling Tenzing Norgay2001
Snow in the Kingdom: My Storm Years on Everest de Ed Webster2001
Hell of a Journey: On Foot Through the Scottish Highlands in Winter de Mike Cawthorne2000
White de Rosie Thomas2000
A slender thread : escaping disaster in the Himalaya de Stephen Venables2000
High Achiever: The Life and Climbs of Chris Bonington de Jim Curran1999
Ghosts of Everest de Jochen Hemmleb1999
Regions of the Heart: The Triumph and Tragedy of Alison Hargreaves (Adventure Press) de David Rose1999
Sacred Mountains of the World de Edwin Bernbaum1998
Postcards from the Ledge: Collected Mountaineering Writings of Greg Child de Greg Child1998
The Peak: Past and Present de Gordon Stainforth1998
A Deathful Ridge de J.A. Wainwright1998
La Febre del cim : crònica d'una tragedia a l'Everest de Jon Krakauer1997
Dark Shadows Falling de Joe Simpson1997
Icefields de Thomas Wharton1997
Against the Wall de Simon Yates1997
The Return of John MacNab de Andrew Greig1996
Storms of Silence de Joe Simpson1996
Spy on the Roof of the World de Sydney Wignall1996
The Burgess Book of Lies de Adrian Burgess1995
K2: The Story of the Savage Mountain de Jim Curran1995
Vertical Pleasure: Early Climbs in Britain, the Alps, the Andes and the Himalaya de Mick Fowler1995
Everest Calling: Ascent of the Dark Side : The Mallory-Irvine Ridge{ de Lorna Siggins1995
Among Mountains de Jim Crumley1994
Alps 4000: 75 Peaks in 52 Days de Martin Moran1994
No Place to Fall : Superalpinism in the High Himalaya de Victor Saunders1994
We Aspired: The Last Innocent Americans de Pete Sinclair1994
Undiscovered Country de Phil Bartlett1993
This Game of Ghosts de Joe Simpson1993
Royal Robbins: Spirit of the Age (Climbing Classics) de Pat Ament1992
My Vertical World: Climbing the 8000-Metre Peaks de Jerzy Kukuczka1992
Les Flammes de pierre de Anne Sauvy1992
The Water People de Joe Simpson1992
Suspended Sentences de Jim Curran1991
The Endless Knot: K2, Mountain of Dreams and Destiny de Kurt Diemberger1991
Footloose in the Himalaya de Mike Harding1990
Mountains and Other Ghosts de Dermot Somers1990
Everest Kangshung Face de Stephen Venables1989
Feeding the rat de Al Alvarez1988
Thin Air: Encounters in the Himalayas de Greg Child1988
K2: Triumph and Tragedy de Jim Curran1988
K2 de John Barry1987
Native Stones, A Book About Climbing de David Craig1987
Kingdoms of Experience: Everest, the Unclimbed Ridge (Travel) de Andrew Greig1986
On and Off the Rocks: Selected Essays, 1968-85 de Jim Perrin1986
Savage snows : the story of Mont Blanc de Walt Unsworth1986
Summit Fever de Andrew Greig1985
Journey After Dawn de Bill Peascod1985


Official site
Shortlist on LibraryThing (English, Escrit per membres)
List of winners on LibraryThing (English, Escrit per membres)


1st(46) adventure(1,145) Andes(54) Asia(102) autobiography(217) biography(557) biography-memoir(54) Boardman Tasker Prize(50) climbing(737) death(73) disaster(236) disasters(53) ebook(65) Everest(942) expedition(47) exploration(145) fiction(243) first edition(53) goodreads(56) Himalayas(312) history(382) journalism(57) k2(66) Kindle(74) library(48) memoir(665) mountaineering(2,002) mountains(321) natural history(63) nature(270) Nepal(201) non-fiction(2,322) novel(50) outdoors(202) own(75) owned(48) Peru(48) Portland(71) read(266) Scotland(51) signed(54) sports(127) survival(448) Tibet(88) to-read(1,166) tragedy(98) travel(617) travel writing(55) unread(81) wwi(74)

Membres principals

Mazamas (84 obres), Bairdbackwoods (69), BanffMountainBooks (61), CMCLibrary (55), wildburd (55), Tassin (53), MountaineersLibrary (47), AMAbrams (43), Ignatius777 (41), malcxx (36), MtnSk8tr (34), dickcraig (33), mick745 (33), AHardy (29), mckinlay (28), summonedbyfells (27), johnm1958 (26), Brazen (25), JohnRSTaylor (24), Kindlegohome (23), Adolf_Ledesma (21), aabdelrahmanm (20), AlanLloyd (20), kylieosman (20), MWHD (20), Snowman84 (20), nhnwombat (19), ShannonOD (19), PAFCWoody (18), andybuckley (17), frogboat (17), kuttss (17), montoiseau (17), rckape (17), deano27 (16), H_S_B (16), JaynesHat (16), mackerdoodledoo (16), Omdetdar (16), pcskibum (16), RiversideReader (16), wilko61 (16), cmontema (15), dbstgb (15), Myole69 (15), N.D.R. (15), FrogInTheFall (14), jrak (14), leah_markum (14), mattmcl (14), M.Bird (13), Paul.E.Hudson (13), cazfrancis (12), cctesttc1 (12), merjame (12), ogreatwebbo (12), sciimaging (12), suedonym (12), ugcCyTGLrPCgMkWbiyV (12), aillidge (11), BookWallah (11), cdmc (11), chiraq.bookstore (11), coldspur (11), ianmhunt (11), jaminger (11), mffowler (11), nandadevi (11), Nigel.Lewis (11), r.orrison (11), thebrodies (11), ajapt (10), alo1224 (10), balafon (10), BuddhaBooks (10), eandino2012 (10), edgepath (10), hierogrammate (10), jbheffernan (10), LanceHardin (10), matt5 (10), ringthebell (10), teoski (10), Walnuttree (10), Wherry-library (10), wstarmer (10), AnnetteFreeman (9), apthorburn (9), Castlelass (9), gabslau (9), jan.fleming (9), Johnny.B.Good (9), Justmrgeorge (9), mcspurren (9), Moffata64 (9), RGSHK1 (9), riverwillow (9), scottiwheeler (9), scwdelta (9), SpokaneMountaineers (9), unwinm (9), Ajayg52 (8), akrnr (8), alaskabookworm (8), bellaterrabooks (8), breic (8), Dr.RTC (8), Drumlin (8), ecw0647 (8), ejd2279 (8), Emmatropia (8), fif (8), frogmorton (8), Headbum (8), JanMarieFortier (8), jazzyereader (8), Karen-Rose (8), KR-inventory (8), meanderer (8), PDCRead (8), pliget (8), RosinaRowantree (8), Rumdoodle (8), Sevorg (8), shushokan (8), srdr (8), sushicat (8), syndee (8), timothyhorgan (8), tripleblessings (8), Twizelgirl (8), VTB3 (8), zoonalink (8), AlisonPhillips (7), bodachliath (7), CheerfulDragon (7), danacharron (7), dbackdad (7), elkiedee (7), fifetriguy (7), hippos (7), jamesgate (7), jhheart (7), jmbegley (7), jmcneil (7), kksmvs (7), lcoghlan (7), LdeVW (7), librisalexandria (7), lkeighley (7), lreinsma (7), melsmarsh (7), NBradsh (7), needanothershelf (7), Ogygia (7), oregonobsessionz (7), Pieter_Vrey (7), President_Fred (7), qosheba (7), redhead17 (7), RLNunezKPL (7), ShanLand (7), SleepySheep (7), TheLibraryAtJRC (7), TomBurke (7), Trojinno1 (7)