Ed Douglas is a writer and journalist with a passion for the wilder corners of the natural world. A former editor of the Alpine Journal, a columnist for Climber and The Guardian, Ed is an enthusiastic amateur climber and mountain traveller, with a particular interest in the Himalaya .

Books in order publication:

Chomolungma Sings the Blues – 1999

Tenzing: Hero of Everest – 2003

Camping – 2009

Mountaineers – 2011

Bergsteiger – 2012

Statement: The Ben Moon Story – 2015

The Magician’s Glass: Character and fate: eight essays on climbing and the mountain life – 2017

Kinder Scout: The People’s Mountain – 2018

Himalaya: A Human History – 2020 Himalaya: Into the Land of the Gods – 2020