Maria Coffey

Maria Coffey is the author and co-author of ten books, including Fragile Edge, an account of her relationship with the mountaineer Joe Tasker and his death on Everest. She lives with her husband Dag Goering on Vancouver Island, Canada.


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Where the Mountain Casts Its Shadow

Maria Coffey; Foreword by Tom Hornbein
St. Martin's Griffin

Without risk, say mountaineers, there would be none of the self-knowledge that comes from pushing life to its extremes. For them, perhaps, it is worth the...


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