(025498) Ridgeway, Rick. The Last Step The American
Ascent of K2. Seattle, WA: Mountaineers, 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Large
8vo. 301 pages. Fine in Near Fine DJ. Color Photographs. Inscribed on
the front free endpaper to Micky & Lil Marotte and signed by the following
persons: Craig Anderson [climber], Jim Wickwire [climber], Dianne Roberts [wife
of Jim Whittaker and a photojournalist], and James W. Whittaker [lead climber of
the ascent]. Introduction by Senator Edward M. Kennedy and Prelude by
James W. Whittaker. Neate bibliography R33.