The Secret of the Himalayas Author:Hal G. Evarts Jerry Dunham could hardly believe his luck. A team of American scientists was going to Nepal, and Jerry was a member of the expedition. Their assignment was clear-cut; to bring back the abominable snowman, the legendary yeti of the Himalayas. — Following tracks of the mysterious beast in the vast, icy wilderness, the men encountered innumerable... more » dangers --natural and manmade. Jerry soon realized his selection for the trip was an honor and a challenge. From the start mammalogist Tom Malloy openly showed his dislike and disapproval. His antagonism toward Jerry threatened the morale of the whole group.
Then strange instances of sabotage began to occur with alarming frequency. Equipment was damaged, a man injured. Someone was out to make sure the expedition failed. Jerry was determined to uncover the identity of the mysterious saboteur and to prove to Tom Malloy that he could do a man's job--and do it well.
Each step of the harrowing search for the elusive yeti--the secret of the Himalayas--builds up suspense and tension. In this exciting tale of high adventure Hal G. Evarts' exceptional talent as a storyteller is at its best.« less