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Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt

Nanga Parbat Attempt. Frenchmen Eric Beaud, Victor Lant and Fran├žois Marsigny arrived at Base Camp on August 2. From August 13 to 18 they made a summit push on the Diamir Face of Nanga Parbat and reached 23,000 feet before they had to quit. Two were suffering from cerebral edema and the third from incipient frostbite.