Milo Manara - The Snowman (english)
In 1921, a mountain-climbing party led by the British Colonel Howard-Bury attempts to scale Mt. Everest, but the native sherpas are frightened away by Metch Kangmi, the "Repugnant Snowman," and the climb fails. Back in London, the news is brought to reporter Tobey [the only name given as far as I could tell], who writes a sensational article that sneers at the existence of the creature, incidentally renaming the monster "Abominable Snowman." Some time later, an angry retired explorer takes Tobey to task for his skepticism. Intrigued, Tobey starts doing research on the creature and comes to believe that it might exist....