In her new book, Edge of the Map, Johanna Garton tells the story of Christine Boskoff, the first American woman to summit six of the world’s fourteen 8,000-meter-plus peaks, and one of the only woman expedition leaders on Mt. Everest.

In our conversation, Johanna shares the personal story that led her to writing about Christine’s extraordinary life and the ways Christine’s story transformed Johanna.

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