American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Pakistan, Garmush, Hindu Raj
Garmush, Hindu Raj. Our expedition, which followed the west ridge route on Garmush climbed by the Austrians in 1975, was composed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Pakistan, Udren Zom Central
Udren Zom Central. A nine-man Japanese expedition was led by Koji Hirai. On August 10 Toshinori Niwa, Koji Morita, Nobuyuki Sakurai, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Czech Expedition to Kohe Tez, Akher Chaq, Kohe Urgent and Other Peaks
Czech Expedition to Kohe Tez, Akher Chaq, Kohe Urgent and Other Peaks. The Czech High Tatras Expedition was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Polish-British Hindu Kush Expedition
An eleven-man expedition climbed in the Hindu Kush under the leadership of Andrzej Zawada. There were six Poles, four British ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Polish Expeditions in the Hindu Kush
Polish Expeditions in the Hindu Kush. There were in 1977 some 22 Polish expeditions in the Hindu Kush with 180 members. They achieved ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Northeast Hindu Kush
Kohe Uparisina, Kohe Hevad and Other Peaks, Ishmurgh Valley. The Academic Alpine Club of Kraków Expedition was led by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Zebak Hindu Kush
Yashek Valley. A scientific expedition was sent to the Yashek valley in the Zebak group of the northeastern Hindu Kush ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Munjan Hindu Kush
Kohe Morusg and Other Peaks. The Kraków Section of the Polish Society of Earth Sciences sent out an expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Pachigram Hindu Kush
Achla Valley. The Kraków expedition led by Jerzy Wala, which has been described above as the first expedition in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Mar Samir Hindu Kush
Mar Samar Group. W. Paszynski and K. Spyrka entered the Mar Samir region (previously also called Mir Samir) and climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Kohe Khwaja Mohammad
Kohe Khwaja Mohammad Myani Region. The Silesian Academic Hindu Kush Expedition was led by Martin Malkowski and had as members ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Western Hindu Kush
Ahmad Shah Hindu Kush (Salang Region). The Kraków expedition led by Jerzy Wala started its activities near the Khenjan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Kohe Baba
Fuladi Valley. Led by Zbigniew Szarejko, the Geographical-Scientific Expedition of the University of Wroclaw was made up of J. Sacewicz, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Mandaras Valley, M7 West Face
M7, West Face, Mandaras Valley. A 12-man Catalan expedition was in the Mandaras valley from July 15 to August 15. After a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Noshaq, Gumbaz-e-Safed, and Other Peaks
Noshaq, Gumbaz-e-Safed, and Other Peaks. From August 1 to 22 our expedition of fourteen from Ljubljana climbed above the Qadzi Deh valley. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Noshaq
Noshaq. Our first objective, Urgend, was not allowed us, since the Wakhan Corridor was closed to expeditions from Western countries. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Kohe Sakht
Kohe Sakht. Our expedition made the first ascent of Kohe Sakht (18,964 feet; Wala Zebak Peak 57) by the northwest spur. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Peaks in Noshaq Group and Kohe Zebak
Peaks in Noshaq Group and Kohe Zebak. Roger Everett, Lindsay Griffin, David Lund, Julia Yeomans and I spent 27 days in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Zebak Region
Zebak Region. The Manchester University Hindu Kush Expedition was composed of John Vogel, Richard Thomas, Ian Nightingale, Andrew Hamilton, Ian ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, Koh-i-Bandaka Attempt
Koh-e-Bandaka Sakhi Attempt. The members of our expedition gathered in Kabul in the middle of July. We were Vincens Mans, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Asia, Afghanistan, P 5578, Khwaja Muhammad Mountains
Koh-i-Bandaka Attempt. Our expedition attempted the normal route on the south summit of Koh-i-Bandaka (22,447 feet) but could get to only 21,000 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1978
Marjorie Hurd, 1886-1977
P 5578, Khwaja Muhammad Mountains. In the central Hindu Kush P 5578 (18,301 feet) was climbed by Takakiyo Sakahara, leader, Ms. Taeko Onoeh, ...
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In Memoriam
1978
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. This is a new Section of members living in Maryland, portions of North Carolina ...
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Club Activities
1978
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The Section began the year with the “First Annual Cascade Section Bash” on January 29. The ...
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Club Activities
1978
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. Two meetings and a program for the public were held by this Section in ...
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Club Activities
1978
Alpine Club of Canada
Alpine Club of Canada. The Alpine Club of Canada experienced a very busy and rewarding year in 1977. The usual summer ...
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Club Activities
1978
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. Climbing activity continues to intensify in the Midwest, and the club has adapted to this increased interest ...
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Club Activities
1978
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. The CMC, with an approximate growth rate of 10% during the past year, now totals over 5500 members. The ...
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Club Activities
1978
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The DMC had several very active, enjoyable years in 1977 and 1976, with members climbing well and frequently in ...
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Club Activities
1978
Explorer's Club of Pittsburgh
Explorer’s Club of Pittsburgh. The club had another active year with membership growing to over 150. In addition to vertical ...
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Club Activities
1978
Iowa Mountaineerings
Iowa Mountaineers. The club continued its mutually enjoyable cooperation with the Men’s Physical Education Department of the University of ...
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Club Activities
1978
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. All in all, 1977 was a quiet year for the Mountaineering Club of Alaska. The club continued ...
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Club Activities
1978
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The Mountaineers Climbing Committee sponsored a number of programs to serve all levels of climbing competence in the ...
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Club Activities
1978
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, Mountaineering Section. Our membership was active on many fronts this year. We climbed in Canada, the ...
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Club Activities
1978
Sierra Club, Angeles Chapter, Rock Climbing Section (RCS)
Sierra Club, Angeles Chapter, Rock Climbing Section (RCS). The RCS enjoyed an active, successful year under the leadership of Fred ...
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Club Activities
1978
University of Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
University of Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. The new year arrived with the sound of scraping skis during the annual Hoofer trip ...
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Club Activities
1978
In The Throne Room of the Mountain Gods
In The Throne Room of the Mountain Gods by Galen Rowell. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1977. 326 pages, 165 black and white ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Yurac Janka, Guide to the Peruvian Andes, Part I, Cordilleras Blanca and Rosco
Yurac Janka, Guide to the Peruvian Andes, Part I, Cordilleras Blanca and Rosco, by John F. Ricker. Banff: Alpine Club ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Storm and Sorrow in the High Pamirs
Storm and Sorrow in the High Pamirs, by Robert W. Craig. Seattle: The Mountaineers, with the American Alpine Club, 1977. 176 pages, 56 ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Climbing Ice
Climbing Ice, by Yvon Chouinard. San Franciso: Sierra Club Books in association with the American Alpine Club. 192pp. 175 black and ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Technique de L'Alpinisme
Technique de L’Alpinisme, edited by Bernard Amy, Paris: Arthaud, 1977. 404 pages, 266 sketches, 325 photographs. Finally, the book I wish I had ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Die Grossen Kalten Berge von Szetschuan
Die Grossen Kalten Berge von Szetschuan, by Eduard Imhof. 1974, Zürich: Orell Füssli Verlag. 227 pages, numerous photos, sketches, reproductions ...
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Book Reviews
1978
The Challenge
The Challenge, by Reinhold Messner, Translated by Noel Bowman and Audrey Salkeld. New York: Oxford University Press and London: Kay ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Lhotse '75
Lhotse ’75, by Riccardo Cassin and Giuseppe Nangeroni (in Italian). Bologna: Art Grafiche Tamari di Bologna, 1977. 171 pages of text, numerous photographs, ...
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Book Reviews
1978
Eric E. Shipton, 1907-1977
ERIC E. SHIPTON 1907-1977 Eric Shipton, probably the world’s most distinguished explorer of mountain regions, died at Ansty Manor, ...
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In Memoriam
1978
Dusan Jagersky, 1940-1977
DUSAN JAGERSKY 1940-1977 A few minutes before midnight on June 14, 1977, Dusan Jagersky and A1 Givler were tragically killed while descending ...
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In Memoriam
1978
Alan J. Givler, 1947-1977
ALAN J. GIVLER 1947-1977 A1 Givler and Dusan Jagersky perished last summer in Alaska while descending P 8440. Both were beloved ...
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In Memoriam
1978
Gustave Ernest Landt, 1894-1977
GUSTAVE ERNEST LANDT 1894-1977 Gustave Landt was born in Highwood, Illinois, November 29, 1894, and died suddently of a heart attack on ...
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In Memoriam
1978
Fritz Lippmann, 1921-1977
FRITZ LIPPMANN 1921-1977 Fritz Lippmann died on May 13, 1977, of metastatic cancer, after a long and debilitating illness. His climbing career ...
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In Memoriam
1978
Roland Palmedo, 1896-1977
ROLAND PALMEDO 1896-1977 Roland was better known in ski mountaineering than in technical climbing circles. His activity in developing interest ...
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In Memoriam
1978