Dr Amanda Foreman uncovers stories of women that have made and changed human history from 10,000 BC to the present day.
Runtime: 60 minutes
The Ascent of Woman - Eight-thousander - Netflix
The eight-thousanders are the 14 independent mountains on Earth that are more than 8,000 metres (26,247 ft) high above sea level. All eight-thousanders are located in the Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges in Asia. Their summits are in the death zone.
The Ascent of Woman - Climbers with verified ascents - Netflix
Field O2 lists people who have climbed all 14 without any bottled, or supplementary, oxygen.
The Ascent of Woman - References - Netflix