American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1991

Everest Attempt. The Iranian climber, Mischa Saleki, who lives in West Germany, is reported to have attempted Everest’s west ridge from the north and to have reached 7800 meters on May 26. [Previous reports from Saleki have often proved not to be accurate.—Editor.]

Elizabeth Hawley

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