American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Nepal, Everest, Winter Attempts

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  • Publication Year: 1985

Everest, Winter Attempts. A team of six French and two Belgian climbers led by Eric Dossin attempted to climb the west ridge of Everest. South Koreans led by Oh In-Whan were on the South Col route. Strong winter winds kept both parties from climbing as high as 8000 meters.

Elizabeth Hawley

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