The Descent of Pierre Saint-Martin by Norbert Casteret

This book is a gripping account of a group of explorers who descend into the Pierre Saint-Martin cave, one of the deepest caves in the world, located in the French Pyrenees. The narrative follows their intense journey as they navigate the dangerous and unknown depths of the cave, overcome obstacles, and deal with the physical and psychological challenges that arise. The explorers' passion for discovery, their bravery and their camaraderie are central themes in this thrilling tale of subterranean adventure.

The 8344th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 33

Since this book was first published in 1952, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 33.0.

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