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First Ascent Of Mt. Everest

10 minutes 45 seconds

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British flag flying outdoors at night. Caption. The moment becomes one of the best-known photographs.

Combines archival film with reenactments to capture the drama of the 1953 conquest of Mt. Everest as Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain and return. Narrated by Leonard Nimoy.

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Runtime: 10 minutes 45 seconds

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