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Joe Simpson´s Touching the Void, has become one of the all time classics of mountaineering, hailed as an account of psychological, even philosophical witness of the rarest compulsion. It is a tale of two men thrown into a nightmare of...

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Joe Simpson´s Touching the Void, has become one of the all time classics of mountaineering, hailed as an account of psychological, even philosophical witness of the rarest compulsion.
It is a tale of two men thrown into a nightmare of terrifying life and death choices and heartbreaking decisions. It is about agony and terror, courage and weakness. It tells of trust and friendship tested to the very limits of human endurance.
You need no special knowledge of mountain climbing to understand the many inspirational messages to be found in the telling of this powerful human drama by Joe Simpson.
It is about the triumph of the human spirit, the immense instinct to survive and the innate strength we have within us to succeed.
Touching the Void by Joe Simpson, deals with planning, strategy, teamwork, goal setting, leadership, responsibility, motivation and our ability to reach beyond what we thought was possible.