American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Tibet, Everest Winter Attempt

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  • Publication Year: 1989

Everest Winter Attempt. A Japanese expedition led by Tsuneo Hasegawa attempted to make a winter ascent of Mount Everest by a route on the eastern end of the north face. It reached 8000 meters on December 26 but had to give up.

Elizabeth Hawley

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