American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Annapurna IV
Annapurna IV. Our honorary member, Dr. R. Charles Evans, with Dennis P. Davis, supported by only four Sherpas, made the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Nepal, Jannu
Jannu. In September and October of 1957 Guido Magnone, Jean Bouvier, and Pierre Leroux made a quick reconnaissance of three sides ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Broad Peak
Broad Peak. The Austrians climbed their fourth of the fourteen "8000ers” last summer, reaching the summit of Broad Peak (26,400 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Haramosh
Haramosh. The aim of the Oxford University South Karakoram Expedition was to explore and survey the approaches to Haramosh (24,270 feet). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar
Disteghil Sar. The team consisted of four other British—David Briggs, Dennis Davis, John Cunningham, Keith Warburton—and one Italian, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Masherbrum
Masherbrum. We marched 112 miles from Skardu, along the Shyok, up the Hushe valley, and then, on June 15, 1957, to Base Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, Pakistan, Siachen Glacier Basin
Siachen Glacier Basin. The Imperial College Karakoram Expedition was sponsored and largely financed by the Imperial College of Science, London. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Europe, Norway, New Route on Jaegervasstid
New route on Jaegervasstid. William Briggs and three companions made the first ascent of the southwest ridge of Jaegervasstid, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, East Greenland
Staunings Alps, East Greenland. The Österreichischer Alpenverein sent an expedition to Greenland under the leadership of Hans Gsellmann consisting of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
North America, Greenland, Cape Farewell, South Greenland
Cape Farewell, South Greenland. A French party—M. and Mme. Jean Syda, Henri Bouchez, Guy Cholet, Henri Leblanc, and Maurice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, China, Minya Konka
Minya Konka. The Chinese report the second ascent of Minya Konka, which was first climbed by our members Terris Moore ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
Asia, China, A further note, [Minya Konka]
A further note. The February 1958 issue of Der Bergsteiger, pp. 198-202, has an excellent account of the Chinese expedition to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1958
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Despite 1957’s undependable weather in the Northwest, several members completed noteworthy climbs during the summer. ...
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Club Activities
1958
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C. Rocky Mountain Section. We met twice during 1957: once to hear Jürg Marmet, the Swiss Everest-climber, and ...
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Club Activities
1958
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Under leadership of Chairman Fred Johnson, Vice-Chairman Raffi Bedayn, and Secretary-Treasurer Howard Parker, the ...
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Club Activities
1958
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During the year the Club’s trail system was put into good shape and several shelters were ...
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Club Activities
1958
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. Snowmass Lake in the Elk Mountains near Aspen was the site of the two-weeks outing. This was ...
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Club Activities
1958
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. During 1957 our organization sponsored 14 local outings, which averaged about 40 people on each occasion. On non-sponsored weekends numerous ...
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Club Activities
1958
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Club completed its eighteenth year of operation with an unusually large number of activities. Approximately 720 different members ...
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Club Activities
1958
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas, Portland, Oregon, mountaineering club since 1894, carry out a climbing school each spring as a public service as ...
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Club Activities
1958
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Climbing activity in Washington continued to increase during 1957. This fact stressed the importance of educational and safety programs ...
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Club Activities
1958
Southwestern Mountaineers
Southwestern Mountaineers. During 1957, the Southwestern Mountaineers carried out a program of intensive rock climbing in the Organ Mountains of New ...
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Club Activities
1958
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Hoofer activities for 1957 resembled those of previous years, both locally and in terms of summer trips. During ...
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Club Activities
1958
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The Club activities for the year included all the perennial club events: conducting week-day rock-climbing classes for ...
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Club Activities
1958
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Last summer was an extremely active one for the HMC, with members climbing in various parts of ...
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Club Activities
1958
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The Club pursued a varied program during the past year, mixing local practice climbs with larger-scale ventures ...
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Club Activities
1958
Yale Mountaineering Club
Yale Mountaineering Club. The activities of the YMC during 1957 were carried out largely in familiar areas. Members visited Mount Washington ...
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Club Activities
1958
Sierra Club of California
Sierra Club of California. Undoubtedly the year 1957 produced one of the most impressive rock climbs ever to be completed in ...
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Club Activities
1958
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. Growing interest in skiing activity and active recruiting of climbing school students swelled club membership to 90 in 1957. A ...
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Club Activities
1958
The Mountain World 1956/57
The Mountain World 1956/57. Edited for the Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research by Othmar Gurtner and Marcel Kurz; English version edited ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc, by T. Graham Brown and Sir Gavin de Beer, with foreword by Sir John ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Premiers Voyages au Mont-Blanc
Premiers voyages au Mont-Blanc, par. H.-B. de Saussure, M.-T. Bourrit, et leurs contemporains, selected by Daniel May. Paris: ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Snowdon Biography
Snowdon Biography, by Geoffrey Winthrop Young, Geoffrey Sutton, and Wilfrid Noyce. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1957, 194 pages; 24 ills. ; end-paper ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The Everest-Lhotse Adventure
The Everest-Lhotse Adventure, by Albert Eggler. Translated by Hugh Merrick. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. 222 pages; ills.; maps. Price $4.50. For the ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Cho Oyu; by Favor of the Gods
Cho Oyu; by Favor of the Gods, by Herbert Tichy. Translated from the German by Basil Creighton. Foreword by Sir ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Makalu
Makalu, by Jean Franco. Translated from the French by Denise Morin. London: Jonathan Cape, 1957. 256 pages; ills.; maps. Price 25s. The ...
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Book Reviews
1958
In Highest Nepal: Our Life Among the Sherpas
In Highest Nepal: Our Life Among the Sherpas, by Norman Hardie. London: Allen and Unwin, 1957. 191 pages; ills.; maps. Price 21s. ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Far, Far the Mountain Peak
Far, Far the Mountain Peak, by John Masters. New York: The Viking Press, 1957. 471 pages. Price $5.00. A climber reading a novel ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The Ascent of Manaslu in Photographs
The Ascent of Manaslu in Photographs. The Japanese expeditions of 1952 to 1956, by Takayoshi Yoda. Tokio: The Maiinichi Newspapers. 186 photographs, 9 in ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Visit to the Sherpas
Visit to the Sherpas, by Jennifer Bourdillon. London: Collins, 1956. 256 pages; ills. Price 16s. The author is the wife of Tom ...
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Book Reviews
1958
I'll Climb Everest Alone
I’ll Climb Everest Alone, by Dennis Roberts. London: Robert Hale Ltd., 1957. 158 pages; ills.; maps. Price 15s. This is the ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Un Uomo va Sui Monti
Un Uomo va Sut Monti, by Giorgio Brunner. Bologna: Edizione Alfa, 1957. 499 pages; ills.; drawings. Price 1500 lire. This is a long ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Amadou Alpiniste
Amadou Alpiniste, by Alexis Peiry. Paris: Désciée de Brouwer. 36 pages; 16 photographs by Suzi Pilet. Price $1.72. This charming book ...
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Book Reviews
1958
A Selection of Some 90 British and Irish Mountain Tops
A Selection of some 900 British and Irish Mountain Tops. Compiled and arranged by William McKnight Docharty. Edinburgh: Darien Press Ltd., 1954. 124 ...
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Book Reviews
1958
L'Homme et Le Mon Blanc
L’Homme et Le Mont Blanc, by Etienne Giudetti. Paris: Hachette, 1957. 197 pages; panorama. Price 750 fr. In this account of Chamonix, ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Alpinisme Sovietique
Alpinisme Sovietque, by A. Tcherepov. Translated from the Russian into French by Paul Sulfourt. Paris: Amiot-Dumont, 1957. This book’s twofold ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Montagne Retrouvée
Montagne Retrouvée, by Gilbert Toulouse. Paris: Arthaud, 1957. 212 pages. “Alpinism had a double origin” this author points out. Most of ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Vom Berge Verschlungen in Montagne Retrouvée Bücher bewahrt
Vom Berge Verschlungen in Bücher bewahrt, by Helmut Presser. Bern: Schweizerischen Gutenberg Museums, 1957. 27 pages; ills. Price Sw. fr. 4.50. On ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Alpstein
Alpstein, by Walter Zuberbuhler. Teufen (Appenzell) : Arthur Nigli Ltd., 1956. 104 pages; 74 photographs by Herbert Maeder, end-paper map. Price Sw. fr. 18.80. The ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Mit Glücklichen Augen
Mit Glücklichen Augen, by Walter Pause. (Third edition) München: Bruckmann, 1957. 151 pages; ills, in color. Price 8.50 DM. These “Notes ...
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Book Reviews
1958