TITLE

On Top of the World

AUTHOR(S)
Ross, Brooke
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;4/6/2007, Vol. 76 Issue 22, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the goal of Jordan Romero, a fifth grader from the U.S., to climb the tallest mountain in each continent. He has become the youngest person to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, one of the seven summits, which is more than 19,000 feet high. He is planning to climb the top of Mount Kosciusko in New South Wales in April 2007. He says that each summit he tackles brings him closer to reaching the top of Mount Everest, his ultimate goal.
ACCESSION #
24604815

 

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