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K2 Troisieme expedition americaine au Karakorum

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  • Publication Year: 1955

K2 Troisieme expedition americaine au Karakorum. Charles S. Houston, M.D., Robert H. Bates and George I. Bell. 100 pages, including 70 full-page photographs, 10 in color and a 20-page resumé by Charles S. Houston, M.D. Paris: Arthaud 1954.

This paper-bound volume recounts the story of the 1954 expedition to K2 in a brief but moving resumé in French by Charles S. Houston, followed by a dramatic series of photographs by all members of the expedition. The accident and descent are illustrated by one sketch and one photograph taken at Camp VII.

W. F. L.

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