American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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418 Records

Title Publication Year
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Gasherbrum V, East Peak, 1975
Gasherbrum V, East Peak, 1978. Details, lacking in A.A.J., 1979, have appeared in Iwa To Yuki N° 69. The Japanese party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Sia Kangri and Baltoro Kangri III
Sia Kangri and Baltoro Kangri III. Our expedition consisted of S. Hiraoka, S. Etori, S. Uemura, T. Mizuoshi, T. Kurita, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, P 7024, Sia Group
P 7024, Sia Group. Our expedition left Khapalu on May 29 and established Base Camp on the Kondus Glacier on June 3. Camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Linksar Attempt
Linksar Attempt. A Japanese expedition from Rissho University, led by Kihuo Goto, reached 19,850 feet on the east face of 23,100-foot ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Teram Kangri III
Teram Kangri III. Our expedition was composed of Masatoshi Sato, Zenzo Shikanai, Mitsutaka Kudo, Masanori Oka, Takayoshi Sato, Osamu Nonomura, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, P 22,160 or Choricho Attempt, 1975
P 22,160 or Choricho Attempt, 1978. Our objective was Choricho, so called by the locals as it lies just south of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Trango Towers
Trango Towers. It has been pointed out that we have not clearly stated in A.A.J., 1977 and 1978, exactly which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Skamri
Skamri. Our expedition was composed of Tetsuo Nogami, Norio Fukuda, Saburo Mitsumoto, Miss Tomoko Aoyagi, Mrs. Atsuko Shibata, Miss Noriko ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Latok I
Latok I. Latok I (23,439 feet) was finally climbed up the south face by a Japanese expedition led by Naoki Takada. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Latok III
Latok III. The following were members of the Latok III expedition: Kazushige Takami, Sakae Mori, Kiyukaza Kitamura, Keiso Sadatomo, Naoki ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, P 6960, Latok Group
P 6960, Latok Group. Hoping to climb a technical Himalayan peak using alpine techniques, we attempted P 6960 (22,835 feet), situated between the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Pumari Chhish
Pumari Chhish. Our expedition was composed of Susumu Ogasawara, Hideo Yokoyama, Yoshimasa Chiba, Katsutoshi Kariya, Kenji Hirooka, Koichi Minami, Michio ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Kunyang Chhish North
Kunyang Chhish North. A Japanese expedition from Hokkaido University was led by Kohei Echizenya climbed the north ridge of Kunyang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Trivor Attempt
Trivor Attempt. Our expedition organized by the Czechoslovak Mountain Federation was led by me and composed of 14 climbers. We went ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Lupghar Sar West
Lupghar Sar West. Our Tegernsee expedition was made up of Markus Fisser, Sepp Gloggner, Walter Janner, Alfred Müller, Sepp Ö...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Lupghar Sar West and Central
Lupghar Sar West and Central. Our group was made up of Dr. Masatsugu Otaishi, Isao Uchida, Tatsuo Nazuka, Yuichi Watanabe, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Rakaposhi, Second Ascent by New Route, Northwest and Southwest Ridges
Rakaposhi, Second Ascent by New Route, Northwest and Southwest Ridges. The first ascent of Rakaposhi (25,550 feet) was made in 1958 by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Rakaposhi, North Ridge
Rakaposhi, North Ridge. A Japanese Waseda University expedition of seven was led by Eiho Ohtani. They climbed the north ride, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Pasu Peak, 1975
Pasu Peak, 1978. The then unclimbed 23,897-foot Pasu Peak, above picturesque Hunza valley, was the target of the Pakistani-Japanese Services Expedition, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Diran, Hunza, Second Ascent and Tragedy
Diran, Hunza, Second Ascent and Tragedy. Our eight-man expedition was a light-weight one. We went up the new Karakoram Highway ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Karakoram, Dobani
Dobani. Isao Ikeuchi and I climbed Dobani (20,158 feet), 15 miles southeast of Rakaposhi, on June 9. Each of us carried one big ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Raj, Buni Zom
Buni Zom. Joe Reinhard and I made an ascent of the main peak of Buni Zom (21,494 feet or 6551 meters) in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Raj, P 6206, Thui Group
P 6206, Thui Group. James Fotheringham and I climbed P 6206 (20,360 feet), which is situated between Thui I and Thui II. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Raj, Ghochhar Sar Tragedy
Ghochhar Sar Tragedy. Six members of a Japanese expedition were killed when buried by a huge avalanche on the Shachiokh ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Kush, Darban Zom Attempt and Accident, 1975
Darban Zom Attempt and Accident, 1978. Paddy Feely, Irish, Fred van Gemert, Dutch, Bob Milwood and I, English, in early August ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Kush, Tirich Mir, South Face, 1975
Tirich Mir, South Face, 1978. Not reported in last year’s A.A.J. was a Japanese expedition led by Kotsutoshi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Kush, Peaks East of Tirich Mir, 1975
Peaks East of Tirich Mir, 1978. My wife and I, the only ones finally to make the trip, were beset with ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Pakistan—Hindu Kush, Bindu Gol Zom II
Bindu Gol Zorn II. A Japanese expedition from Kawashi City was led by Tadakiyo Sakahara and composed of H. Suzuki, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, Afghanistan, Kohe Shakhaur, Kohe Nadir Shah, M2 and M3, 1975
Kohe Shakhaur, Kohe Nadir Shah, M2 and M3, 1978. On July 31, 1978 our expedition from Brno placed Base Camp at 13,000 feet in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, China—Tibet, Shisha Pangma Reconnaissance
Shisha Pangma Reconnaissance. At the end of May Manfred Abelein, Fritz Zintl and I were in China and Tibet to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, China—Tibet, Mount Everest Reconnaissance from the North, 1975
Mount Everest Reconnaissance from the North, 1978. Fifteen Iranian and twenty Chinese climbers made a reconnaissance of the North Col route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, China—Tibet, Mount Everest, Reconnaissance from the North
Mount Everest, Reconnaissance from the North. In preparation for the joint Japanese-Chinese expedition to the northern side of Mount Everest, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, China—Tibet, Bodies on Mount Everest
Bodies on Mount Everest. The accident occurred on October 12. Three Chinese died. Among them was Wang Hong Bao, who had ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, USSR, Pik Kommunizma
Pik Kommunizma. In 1978, a seven-member team of Americans consisting of Dana Isherwood, leader, Gil Harder, Maynard Cohick, Richard Soaper, Sallie ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, USSR, Yugoslav Climbs in the Yazgulem Glacier Area, Pamir
Yugoslav Climbs in the Yazgulem Glacier Area, Pamir. Our group of 14 climbed in the central Pamir from the same camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
Asia, USSR, Polish, Soviet, and Czech Climbs, Pamir
Polish, Soviet and Czech Climbs, Pamir. Polish climbers, Janusz Maczka, Tadeusz Preyzner, Jerzy Zajac and Bogdan Strzelski, climbed a new 7250...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1980
High and Wild: A Mountaineer's World
High and Wild: A Mountaineer’s World, by Galen Rowell. San Francisco, California: Sierra Club Books, 1979. Price $29.95. “Whatever you can ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Everest: Expedition to the Ultimate; The Lonely Victory: Mount Everest '78
Everest: Expedition to the Ultimate, by Reinhold Messner. Translated by Audrey Salkeld. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979. 254 pages. Many photographs ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Fifty Classic Climbs of North America
Fifty Classic Climbs of North America, by Steve Roper and Allen Steck. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1979. 324 pages, 189 photos. To ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Ils ont conquis l'Himalaya
Ils ont conquis l’Himalaya by Bernard Pierre. Paris: Pion, 1979. 243 pages, 61 photographs, half of them in color. Bernard Pierre knows ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Expedición Navarra al Himalaya
Expedición Navarra al Himalaya 79, by Gregorio Ariz (in Spanish). Pamplona, Spain: Grafinasa, 1979. 104 pages, 146 color photos, 10 drawings and maps. The ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Le Ande; Les Andes du Pérou, au coeur de la Cordillère Blanche
Le Ande by Mario Fantin. Milano: Club Alpino Italiano, 1979. 142 pages of Italian text, 69 black-and-white photographs, 53 maps. Les Andes du Pé...
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Book Reviews
1980
Mountaineering in the Tetons: The Pioneer Period 1898-1940
Mountaineering in the Tetons: The Pioneer Period 1898-1940, by Fritiof M. Fryxell—Edited by Phil D. Smith, Jackson: Teton Bookshop, 1978. 180 ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Life is Meeting
Life Is Meeting by John Hunt (Lord Hunt of Llanfair Waterdine). London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1978. 286 pages, 28 photographs and 11 maps. Price £ 6.95. ...
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Book Reviews
1980
The Mountaineers: Famous Climbers in Canada
The Mountaineers: Famous Climbers in Canada by Phil Dowling, Hurtig Publishers, Edmonton, 1979, 258 pages including index, 16 photographs, $13.95. This is a charmingly ...
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Book Reviews
1980
The Mountain Spirit
The Mountain Spirit, edited by Michael Charles Tobias and Harold Drasdo. The Overlook Press. $17.95. I was skeptical when asked to ...
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Book Reviews
1980
The Games Climbers Play
The Games Climbers Play, edited by Ken Wilson. London: Diadem Books Ltd., 1978. 688 pages, 35 black-and-white plates, 24 maps and cartoons. £ 8.50 (UK). The ...
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Book Reviews
1980
The Peak Experience
The Peak Experience, by Carroll Seghers II. New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1979. Although The Peak Experience is informative in parts and easy ...
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Book Reviews
1980
The Southern Cordillera Real. Mountaineering and Skiing in Bolivia.
The Southern Cordillera Real. Mountaineering and Skiing in Bolivia, by R. Pecher and W. Schmiemann. Chur, Switzerland: Plata Publishing Co., 1977. 16 ...
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Book Reviews
1980
Mountain Sickness
Mountain Sickness by Peter H. Hackett, M.D. New York: American Alpine Club, Inc., 1980. 29 pages. The opening paragraph begins “The ...
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Book Reviews
1980