Wade Davis is explorer-in-residence at the National Geographic Society in Washington DC. He is the author of 15 books, most recently Into The Silence: The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest. In 2009, he received the Gold Medal from the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and he is the 2011 recipient of the Explorer’s Medal, the highest award of the Explorers Club
Interviews with Wade Davis
The explorer and author of Into the Silence, Wade Davis, tells us that the consequences of the Great War were much more than merely political. He says the war had a noticeable impact on exploration, arts and literature, and modernity itself.