American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. Under the leadership of Fritz Moravec, an Austrian expedition did not succeed in climbing Dhaulagiri (26,795 feet), the highest yet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Nepal, Various Himalayan Climbs
Various Himalayan Climbs. Dr. Herbert Tichy spent over half a year in 1959 in the Himalaya, where he climbed no less ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Nepal, Ama Dablam
Ama Dablam. Tragedy struck the British party led by J. H. Emlyn Jones just as it seemed as if they ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Nepal, Slick Yeti Expedition
Slick Yeti Expedition. Another expedition sponsored by Tom Slick and led by Peter Byrne spent several months in Nepal fruitlessly ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, India, Banderpunch I (Black Peak), Garhwal
Banderpunch 1 (Black Peak), Garhwal. On June 7 three members of the Indian Army Regiment of Artillery’s team and one Sherpa ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, India, Second Ascent of Nanda Kot
Second Ascent of Nanda Kot. An all-Naval expedition, consisting of Instr. Lt. M. S. Kohli, leader, Surgeon Lt. Y. C. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Pakistan, Minapin
Minapin. The German Karakoram Expedition 1959, composed of Hans Jochen Schneider, leader, Gerhard Klammert, Hans Baumert, Rudolf Bardolej, Dr. Hermann Berger, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Muztagh
Batura Muztagh. The Englishmen, Dr. Keith Warburton, leader, Harry Stephenson and Richard Knight and the Germans, Martin Günnel and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Pakistan, Disteghil Sar
Disteghil Sar. A Swiss expedition was unable to ascend Disteghil Sar (25,868 feet). The leader, Raymond Lambert, was accompanied by his ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Pakistan, Kanjut Sar
Kanjut Sar. An Italian expedition under the leadership of Guido Monzino climbed Kanjut Sar (25,460 feet) by its southern side. This ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Pakistan, Saraghrar
Saraghrar. An Italian expedition led by Fosco Maraini made the first ascent of Saraghrar (24,110 feet) in Chitral. In August Franco ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, Afghanistan, Hindu Kush
Hindu Kush. A small German expedition, led by Harald Biller and composed of his wife Alma, Theo Stöckinger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Asia, U.S.S.R. and China, Pamirs
Hindu Kush. A small German expedition, led by Harald Biller and composed of his wife Alma, Theo Stöckinger and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
North America, Greenland, Staunings Alps, East Greenland
Pamirs. The Russians report the establishment of a glaciological-meteorological station at 23,000 feet in the Fedchenko region. They also announce the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Antarctica
Antarctic. The only ascent made by the Argentine glaciological expedition from Belgrano Base was that of the nunatak called "Pantera” (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
Africa, Uganda, Ruwenzori
Ruwenzori, Africa. Piero Ghiglione celebrated his 77th birthday by making the first ascent of the west face of the Punta ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1960
A.A.C, Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The year’s activities commenced with a showing of the full length color-and-sound movie of ...
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Club Activities
1960
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. The section met twice during 1959. On November 20, in cooperation with the Rocky Mountain Rescue ...
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Club Activities
1960
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Only one meeting was held by the Sierra Nevada section during 1959. On March 20 an ...
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Club Activities
1960
Alaska Alpine Club
Alaska Alpine Club. In April a six-man party reached the summit of Mount Silvertip (9500 feet) at the eastern end of ...
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Club Activities
1960
The Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada. The main club activities, the spring ski camp and the annual summer camp, proved highly ...
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Club Activities
1960
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During 1959 members of this club were active in almost all mountain ranges of the world. Club trips ...
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Club Activities
1960
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. Activities continued much the same as in years past. The membership now stands at 146 with 57 qualified rope ...
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Club Activities
1960
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. A one-week outing in the Lake City area of Colorado and a two-week outing in the Tetons ...
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Club Activities
1960
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The Dartmouth Mountaineering Club, we feel, is one of the most active and effective undergraduate climbing groups ...
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Club Activities
1960
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The club was very active during 1959, both locally and on the "big mountains.” There were several club ...
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Club Activities
1960
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Club enjoyed an unusually active and successful year in 1959. Twenty-one week-end outings were sponsored including 10 instructional climbing ...
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Club Activities
1960
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas found the weather very unkind in 1959. Not for many years have so many climbs been stormed off. ...
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Club Activities
1960
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The year 1959 marked the twenty-fifth anniversary of The Mountaineers’ Climbing Course. Thousands of the course’s graduates have ...
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Club Activities
1960
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. Keeping pace with the Sierra Club’s conservation efforts, members were also very active in the mountaineering field. ...
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Club Activities
1960
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. New routes and historic trails were equally fascinating during 1959. In the Idaho Selkirks Don Bergman led first-ascent routes ...
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Club Activities
1960
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Climbing during the school year was limited to the bluffs at Devils Lake Park at Baraboo, Wisconsin. ...
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Club Activities
1960
Yosemite Climbing Club
Yosemite Climbing Club. The Yosemite Climbing Club was formed in 1959 for the purpose of bringing together devoted climbers interested in ...
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Club Activities
1960
Chronique Himalayenne, L'âge d'or, 1940-1955
Chronique Himalayenne, L’âge d’or, 1940-1955, by Marcel Kurz. Zurich: Fondation Suisse pour Explorations Alpines, 1959- 441 pages, including index, 69 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
The Last Blue Mountain
The Last Blue Mountain, by Ralph Barker. London: Chatto & Windus, 1959- 212 pages, 22 ills. Price 21s. New York: Doubleday, 1960. Price $3.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Climbing the Fish's Tail
Climbing the Fish’s Tail, by Wilfred Noyce, London, Melbourne and Toronto, William Heinemann Ltd., 1958, 150 pages, 24 plates, 2 sketch maps. A ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Rakaposhi
Rakaposhi, by Mike Banks. 238 pages, 36 photographs, and three drawings. Foreward by Sir Gerald Templer. Appendices by F. R. Brooke and ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Appointment in Tibet
Appointment in Tibet, by W. H. Murray. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1959. 284 pages; 6 maps. Price $3.95. Published in English edition ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Great Days in New Zealand Mountaineering
Great Days in New Zealand Mountaineering, by John Pascoe. London: Bailey Bros, and Swinfin Ltd., 1958. 199 pages; 27 photographs, 20 maps. Price 21s. ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Guest of the Soviets
Guest of the Soviets, by Joyce Dunsheath. London: Constable & Co., Ltd. 1959. 183 pages, illus. Price 18s. This book is chiefly interesting ...
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Book Reviews
1960
The White Spider, The History of the Eiger's North Face
The White Spider, The History of the Eiger’s North Face, by Heinrich Harrer, translated from the German by Hugh ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Grand Paradis
Grand Paradis, by Samivel. 94 pages, with 84 black and white photo illustrations, and 12 full pages in color from films by R....
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Book Reviews
1960
Gornergrat-Chronick
Garnergrat-Chronick, issued by the Gornergrat Railway Co., 62 pages, illustrated. Brigue: 1958. This is a pleasant brochure commemorating the 60th anniversary of ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Zermatt im Winter und Sommer
Zermatt im Winter und Sommer, by Walter Schmidt, vest-pocket size, 120 pages, 84 illustrations, and index, published in Bern, Switzerland, 1958 (in German). ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Shadow Buttress
Shadow Buttress, by Showell Styles. London: Faber and Faber, 1959. 255 pages. Price 15s. This well-written novel tells the story of a ...
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Book Reviews
1960
High Worlds of the Mountain Climber
High Worlds of the Mountain Climber, photographs by Bob and Ira Spring. Text by Harvey Manning. Seattle: Superior Publishing Co., 1959. 142 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
This Sculptured Earth (The Landscape of America)
This Sculptured Earth (The Landscape of America), by John A. Shimer, New York: Columbia University Press, 1959. 248 pages, ills. Price $7.50. Beautifully ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas
Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas, by Orrin H. Bonney and Lorraine Bonney. Denver, Colorado: Sage Books, 1960. 389 pages; 99 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Mountain Operations
Mountain Operations. Department of the Army; FM 31-72. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1959. Order Number D 101.20:31-72. 238 pages, sketches. Price 65 cents. ...
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Book Reviews
1960
An Eccentric in the Alps, the Story of the Rev. W. A. B. Coolidge, the Great Victorian Mountaineer
An Eccentric in the Alps, the Story of the Rev. W. A. B. Coolidge, the great Victorian Mountaineer, by Ronald ...
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Book Reviews
1960