/ NEWS: French Mountaineer Maurice Herzog Passes Away
Maurice is most known for his ascent of Annapurna in 1950 with Louis Lachenal, which was the first ascent of an 8000m peak. His book describing their ascent (titled simply...
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How sad, but also how nice to see a live lived to the full brought to a natural end at a ripe old age.
I don't think the key dates in my life will read quite as impressively as that.
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