American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, China, Mustagh Ata
Mustagh Ata. Englishman Norman Croucher was a member of a Mountain Travel expedition to Mustagh Ata led by John Cleare. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Asia, China, Mustagh Ata
Mustagh Ata. Our group of eleven rode with jeep and truck south from Kashgar. On July 4 we reached a Kirghiz ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Asia, U.S.S.R., Pik Lenin, Pik Kommunizma and Other Peaks on Skis, Pamir Mountains
Pik Lenin, Pik Kommunizma and. Other Peaks on Skis, Pamir Mountains. Our best skier of the extreme, Pavol Rajtar, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Asia, U.S.S.R., Fanskiye Gory, Western End of Pamir-Alai Chain
Fanskiye Gory, Western End of Pamir-Alai Chain. A strong 10-man expedition of the Czechoslovak Mountaineering Federation was led by Petr ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Asia, U.S.S.R., Belukha, Katun Range, Altai Mountains, Siberia
Belukha, Katun Range, Altai Mountains, Siberia. Nine Austrian and two Czechoslovakian mountaineers were invited to see this marvelous mountain region. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Asia, U.S.S.R., Caucasus, International Mountaineering Camp, July Session
Caucasus, International Mountaineering Camp, July session. After a week of travel from Helsinki to Tallinn, Leningrad and Moscow, Bill Sumner ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1983
Everest: A Mountaineering History
Everest: A Mountaineering History. Walt Unsworth. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1981. 578 pages, black-and-white and color photographs, maps, appendices, summary of expeditions, ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Everest the Cruel Way
Everest the Cruel Way. Joe Tasker. Eyre Methuen, London, 1981. 166 pages, black and white photographs. £6.95. This book by Joe Tasker describes ...
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Book Reviews
1983
A Walk in the Sky: Climbing Hidden Peak
A Walk in the Sky: Climbing Hidden Peak. Nicholas Clinch. The Mountaineers, Seattle and The American Alpine Club, New York, 1982. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Kongur: China's Elusive Summit
Kongur: China’s Elusive Summit. Chris Bonington. Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1982. 224 pages, black and white and color photographs, maps, bibliography. £14.95 ...
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Book Reviews
1983
When Men and Mountains Meet: The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-75
When Men and Mountains Meet: The Explorers of the Western Himalayas 1820-75. John Keay. Archon Books, Hamden, Connecticut, 1982. 277 pages, black ...
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Book Reviews
1983
K2: Mountain of Mountains
K2: Mountain of Mountains. Reinhold Messner and Alessandro Gogna. Kaye & Ward, London and Oxford University Press, New York, 1981. 177 pages, 31 black ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Filming the Impossible
Filming the Impossible. Leo Dickinson. Jonathan Cape, London, 1982. 250 pages, color photographs. £12.50. Rarely does one find in a single person both ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Man at High Altitude
Man at High Altitude. Donald Heath and David Reid Williams. Churchill Livingstone, New York and London, Second edition, 1981. 347 pages, many ...
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Book Reviews
1983
High Altitude Physiology
High Altitude Physiology. Edited by John B. West. Hutchinson Ross, Pennsylvania, 1982. 462 pages. $55. High Altitude Physiology. Coleridge wrote “the lessons of ...
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Book Reviews
1983
High Altitude Physiology and Medicine
High Altitude Physiology and Medicine. Edited by Walter Brendel and Roman A. Zink. Springer Verlag, New York and Berlin, 1982. 316 pages. $65. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Hypoxia; Man at High Altitude
Hypoxia; Man at High Altitude. Edited by John Sutton, Norman Jones, and Charles Houston. Thieme-Stratton, New York, 1982. 210 pages. Many illustrations. $35. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Oxygen Transport to Human Tissues
Oxygen Transport to Human Tissues. Edited by Jack A. Loeppky and Marvin L. Riedesel. Elzevier Medical, New York, 1982. 374 pages. Illustrations. $45. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Ascent. The Spiritual and Physical Quest of Willi Unsoeld
Ascent. The Spiritual and Physical Quest of Willi Unsoeld, by Laurence Leamer. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1982. 392 pages, eight plates ...
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Book Reviews
1983
High Adventure: A Biography of Reinhold Messner
High Adventure: A Biography of Reinhold Messner. Ronald Faux. Victor Gollancz, North Pomfret, Vermont, 1982. 180 pages, 45 black and white photographs, 2 maps. $22.50. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Total Alpinism
Total Alpinism. René Desmaison. Granada, London, 1982. 202 pages, black and white photographs. £12.50. Total Alpinism is certainly a book to read. It ...
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Book Reviews
1983
On Edge: The Life & Climbs of Henry Barber
On Edge: The Life & Climbs of Henry Barber. Chip Lee, with David Roberts and Kenneth Andrasko. Appalachian Mountain Club, Boston, 1982. 291 ...
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Book Reviews
1983
50 Years of Alpinism
50 Years of Alpinism. Riccardo Cassin. Diadem Books Ltd., London and The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1982. 207 pages, black and white photographs, diagrams, maps. $17.50. ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Great Expedition Hoaxes
Great Expedition Hoaxes. David Roberts. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1982. 182 pages, 14 black and white photographs, 8 maps, bibliographies. $12.95. Dave Roberts has ...
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Book Reviews
1983
To Stand at the Pole—The Dr. Cook-Admiral Peary North Pole Controversy
To Stand at the Pole—The Dr. Cook-Admiral Peary North Pole Controversy. William R. Hunt. Stein and Day, New York, 1981. 288 ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Mountains of North America
Mountains of North America. Fred Beckey. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco in association with The American Alpine Club, 1982. 256 pages, 140 color ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Yosemite Climbs
Yosemite Climbs. George Meyers. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1982. 260 pages, black and white photographs, route diagrams, maps. $16.95. Friends of Yosemite Valley relax! ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Rock Climbs in the White Mountains of New Hampshire
Rock Climbs in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Ed Webster. Mountain Imagery, Conway, New Hampshire, 1982. 294 pages, black and white ...
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Book Reviews
1983
An Ice Climber's Guide to Northern New England
An Ice Climber’s Guide to Northern New England. Rick Wilcox. International Mountain Equipment, Inc., North Conway, New Hampshire, 1982. 225 pages, 35 ...
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Book Reviews
1983
The Trekker's Guide to the Himalaya and Karakoram
The Trekker’s Guide to the Himalaya and Karakoram. Hugh Swift. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1982. 342 pages, black and white ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Trekking in the Himalayas
Trekking in the Himalayas. Stan Armington. Third Revised Edition. Lonely Planet Publications, South Yarra, Australia, 1982. 218 pages, black and white illustrations, ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Alpine Club Library Catalogue
Alpine Club Library Catalogue. Volume One. Heinemann Educational Books, Ltd., London, 1982. viii + 350, x + 230 pages. Paper. $95.00 (Available in the United States ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Traprock
Traprock. Ken Nichols: The American Alpine Club. 1983, 479 pages, black-and-white photographs, sketches, maps. $19.25. In the beginning there were no guidebooks. And ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Surviving Denali: A Study of Accidents on Mount McKinley, 1910-1982
Surviving Denali: A Study of Accidents on Mount McKinley, 1910-1982. Jonathan Waterman. The American Alpine Club, 1983. 160 pages. Black and white ...
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Book Reviews
1983
Franz Mohling, 1930-1982
FRANZ MOHLING 1930-1982 Franz Mohling died in an avalanche on Mount Logan last summer. With him perished two friends, Stephen ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Stephen Wayne Jensen, 1952-1982
STEPHEN WAYNE JENSEN 1952-1982 Although he considered himself an amateur climber, mountaineering was playing an increasingly large role in Stephen ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Clinton M. Kelley, 1913-1982
CLINTON M. KELLEY 1913-1982 Clint Kelley, 69, fell to his death June 20, 1982 while climbing with friends on Mount Shuskan. Clint had ...
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In Memoriam
1983
George Evans, 1935-1982
GEORGE EVANS 1935-1982 I knew George for thirty years as a friend, a fellow engineer at Perkin Elmer and climbing ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Richard C. Houston, 1922-1982
RICHARD C. HOUSTON 1922-1982 A phrase used by Dick Houston over his many years climbing and trekking points to the ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Richard M. Emerson, 1925-1982
RICHARD M. EMERSON 1925-1982 Dick Emerson and I met almost forty years ago and shared the U.S. Mountain Trooper’...
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In Memoriam
1983
Gunnar Naslund, 1950-1982
GUNNAR NASLUND 1950-1982 On August 4, 1982, Gunnar Naslund, a four-year member of the American Alpine Club, lost his life when he ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Roger G. Wolcott, 1895-1982
ROGER G. WOLCOTT 1895-1982 The climbing fraternity lost one of the pioneers of Eastern rock climbing and the older climbers ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Lewis S. Southwick, 1888-1981
LEWIS S. SOUTHWICK 1888-1981 Lewis S. Southwick died on December 18, 1981 at the age of 93. An American Alpine Club member since 1944, ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Walter L. Wolf, d.1981
WALTER L. WOLF Walter L. Wolf died on December 9, 1981. A resident of Zürich in Switzerland for a number of ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Paul Van Anda, d.1982
PAUL VAN ANDA Paul Van Anda, an American Alpine Club member since 1933, died on January 21, 1982 in Salt Lake City. He ...
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In Memoriam
1983
Marty Hoey, 1951-1982
MARTY HOEY 1951-1982 On May 15 Marty Hoey died in a fall at 26,200 feet on the north face of Mount Everest. ...
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In Memoriam
1983
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. In 1982 this smallest section of the Club was undoubtedly the most active in proportion ...
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Club Activities
1983
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. During the year the Section sponsored several slide programs featuring local, national, and international climbers. ...
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Club Activities
1983
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. The highpoint of the year’s events for the New York Section was the ...
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Club Activities
1983
The Colorado Mountain Club
The Colorado Mountain Club. The C.M.C. experienced a healthy growth rate in 1982, adding a thirteenth Colorado Group and ...
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Club Activities
1983