Seven Years in Tibet by Heinrich Harrer
Seven Years in Tibet is an autobiographical travel book written by Austrian mountaineer Heinrich Harrer based on his real life experiences in Tibet between 1944 and 1951 during the Second World War and the interim period before the Communist Chinese People's Liberation Army invaded Tibet in 1950.
The 216th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 20th on Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time (National Geographic Adventure Magazine)
- - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)