American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Pakistan, Lukpe La Brakk Tragedy
Lukpe La Brakk Tragedy. A six-person group of the South Wales Mountaineering Club came in July to Snow Lake of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Kanjut Sar II
Kanjut Sar II. Our expedition comprised Daria Vezzoli, Ueli Stahel, Richi Ott, Hans Peter Achtnich and me as leader. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Ascent, Nanga Parbat Attempt and Other Peaks near the Karakoram Highway
Diran Ascent, Nanga Parbat Attempt and Other Peaks near the Karakoram Highway. We left Britain on June 18, hoping to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran and Rakaposhi Ascents and Tragedy
Diran and Rakaposhi Ascents and Tragedy. There were three groups in this region in July and August, two smaller private ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Diran Attempt
Diran Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Jaume Anglada, Miquel Serrat, Joan Sola, Xevi Robiró R., Xevi Roviró A. Josep Rovira, ...
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1986
Asia, Pakistan, Malangutti Sar
Malangutti Sar. On August 12 a Japanese expedition made the first ascent of Malangutti Sar (c. 7025 meters, 23,048 feet). The leader Tadao ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Lupgha Group, Batura Glacier
Lupgha Group, Batura Glacier. On August 19 Steve Goodman, Del and Steve Davis and I flew to Gilgit. The next day ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Serei Porkush, 1984
Serei Porkush, 1984. More details are available on the first ascent of 6872-meter (22,546-foot) Serei Porkush. The peak lies south of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Passu I and II Ascents and Nanga Parbat Attempt
Passu I and II Ascents and Nanga Parbat Attempt. Our expedition consisted of Yoshitoyo Oishi, Katsuto Soejima, Naoya Yamasaki, Koji ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Tony Lewis, leader, Scott Thorbum, Ron Matous, Dr. Mike Young, Rob Gustke ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Twelve parties, including four from Japan, were given permission for Nanga Parbat in 1985. Fourteen of our expedition set ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. Having left Rawalpindi on May 22, my wife Laurence de la Ferrière and I drove up ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, First Ladies-Only Ascent
Nanga Parbat, First Ladies-Only Ascent. The first all-woman expedition to Nanga Parbat successfully climbed the mountain. The party consisted of ...
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1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal Buttress Ascent and Tragedy
Nanga Parbat, Rupal Buttress Ascent and Tragedy. The Rupal Buttress of Nanga Parbat was very nearly climbed by Swiss Ueli ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt by the First-Ascent Route
Nanga Parbat Attempt by the First-Ascent Route. Eight Japanese led by Kazuyuki Shimazu set up five camps on the northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face. Michael Dacher and Peter Habeler reached the summit of Nanga Parbat via the Diamir Face on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face Attempt
Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face Attempt. With 36 porters, our six-man expedition reached the Rupal Base Camp on August 31. On September 1, one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempts
Nanga Parbat Attempts. Although many of the dozen expeditions that went to Nanga Parbat this year were successful, there were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Pakistan, Dirgol Zom Ascent and Tragedy
Dirgol Zom Ascent and Tragedy. An Italian commercial expedition of 21 climbers led by Gianni Calcagno had as its main objective ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Anyemaqen I and IV
Anyemaqen I and IV. Canadians C. Hrkac, H. Smit, J. Herrero, B. White, M. Ledwidge, B. Helgason, P. Holbek and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Anyemaqen
Anyemaqen. After leaving Italy on June 23, we got to Base Camp at 4300 meters on July 6. Following the north-northeast spur, on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Everest Tragedy
Everest Tragedy. On March 13 José Manuel Casimiro, Juanjo Navarro, Antxon Zamarbide and I reached Base Camp at 5200 meters on the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Mount Everest, North-Northeast Ridge Attempt
Mount Everest, North-Northeast Ridge Attempt. After six months of hectic planning, our 18-person team flew to China with permission for ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Everest
Everest. Our Catalán expedition consisted of Conrad Blanch, leader, Joan Massons, Dr. Antoni Ricart, Nil Bohigas, Oscar Cadiach, Enric ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Everest North Face Attempt
Everest, North Face Attempt. We tried to climb a new route on the north face of Everest to the left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Ours was not a successful attempt. Indeed snow conditions were such that we didn’t even get close. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Everest Attempt and Tragedy
Everest Attempt and Tragedy. We were Y. Miyaji, S. Ishii, M. Nagamachi, S. Shimada, T. Sasaki, K. Hoshino, K. Ohta, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Shishapangma
Shishapangma. Twelve of our expedition reached the summit of Shishapangma. Base Camp, Advance Base, Camps I, II, III and IV ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Shishapangma
Shishapangma. An Italian commercial expedition led by Renato Moro climbed Shishapangma on May 16 when Giuliano De Marchi and Moro reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Shishapangma
Shishapangma. Our Swiss expedition was organized and led by Markus Itten. The others were Peter Bärtsch, Henrik Rhyn, Marcel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Lalaga Ri Attempt
Lalaga Ri Attempt. A nine-man Japanese expedition led by Yutaka Yasui failed to ascend unclimbed Lalaga Ri (6666 meters, 21,870 feet), which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Naimona'nyi (Gurla Mandhata)
Naimona’nyi (Gurla Mandhata). The Japanese part of the joint expedition, of which I was the mountaineering leader, passed through ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Mount Spender or Chongtar Attempt
Mount Spender or Chongtar Attempt. Mountain Travel obtained a permit for the first American expedition to the Chinese Karakoram. We ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Celestial Peak, Southeast Ridge, Solo
Celestial Peak, Southeast Ridge, Solo. On August 5, I made the second ascent of Celestial Peak by a new route, climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Yulong Shan Attempt
Yulong Shan Attempt. Yulong Shan (Jade Dragon Mountain) is the predominant peak in a compact mountain group in northern Yunnan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, China, Mustagh Ata
Mustagh Ata. The French guide Michel Vincent led eight clients to the summit of Mustagh Ata in August. Claude Jaccoux, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, USSR, Kirghiz Range
Kirghiz Range, Tien Shan. From June 20 to July 18 ten Yugoslav climbers visited the Kirghiz Ala Tau in the Soviet Tien ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, USSR, Pik Kommunizma and Other Peaks
Pik Kommunizma and Other Peaks, Pamirs. Our group consisted of Jim Bock, Ken Nolan, Chuck Huss and me. We first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, USSR, Pik Kommunizma and Pik Korzhenevskoi Winter Ascents
Pik Kommunizma and Pik Korzhenevskoi Winter Ascents, 1986. Serious winter mountaineering in the USSR has only comparatively recently begun. Until the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Asia, Jordan, Unexplored Mountains of Wadi Rum, 1984
Unexplored Mountains of Wadi Rum, 1984. If Wadi Rum means anything to anyone, it probably conjures up visions of Lawrence of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1986
Everest: The Testing Place
Everest: The Testing Place. John B. West. McGraw Hill, New York, 1985. 187 pages, illustrated. $18.95. You might think that some 200 books and ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Human Adaptation
Human Adaptation. Amitabha Basu and Kailash C. Malhotra, editors. Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, 1984. 325 pages. Not priced. Twenty-five papers are collected ...
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Book Reviews
1986
High Altitude Deterioration
High Altitude Deterioration. J. Rivolier, P. Cerretelli, J. Foray, and P. Segantini, editors. Karger, New York. 1985. 227 pages, many diagrams and ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Medicina de Montaña
Medicina de Montaña. Eusko Jaurlaritza, Editor. Itxaropen, S.A., Zarautz. 1984. 414 pages. Not priced. This collection of papers presented at ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Expédition Médicale Fraçaise en Himalaya
Expédition Médicale Française en Himalaya. Jean Paul Richalet, editor. Mimeographed, Paris 1982. 400 pages, many charts. In 1981 a strong ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Medicine for Mountaineering
Medicine for Mountaineering. James A. Wilkerson, M.D., Editor. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1985. 438 pages, black and white drawings, diagrams and tables. ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Mountaineering First Aid
Mountaineering First Aid. Martha J. Lentz, Stephen C. Macdonald and Jan D. Carline. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1985. 112 pages, black and white ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Eric Shipton: The Six Mountain Travel Books
Eric Shipton: The Six Mountain Travel Books. Diadem Books, London & The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1985. 800 pages. $30.00. This is the age of re-runs, ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Everest Grand Circle: A Climbing and Skiing Adventure through Nepal and Tibet
Everest Grand Circle: A Climbing and Skiing Adventure through Nepal and Tibet. Ned Gillette and Jan Reynolds. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1985. 264 ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Everest 82
Everest 82. Moscow 1984. 360 pages, 162 pages of illustrations in color. Not priced. This account of the highly successful Soviet expedition to Everest ...
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Book Reviews
1986