American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Everest: De los Andes al Himalaya
Everest: De los Andes al Himalaya. Gastón Oyarzún. SEL Publicaciones, Santiago, 1984. 197 pages, black and white and color photographs. ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Le jeu de la montagne et du hasard
Le jeu de la montagne et du hasard. Anne Sauvy. Arthaud-Montalba, Paris, 1985. 16 short stories. 274 pages. 75 French francs. When I was ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Breaking Point
Breaking Point. Glenn Randall. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1984. 135 pages, color photographs, appendixes. $9.95. On May 11, 1980, Glenn Randall and partners Peter Metcalf and ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Joe Dodge: One New Hampshire Institution
Joe Dodge: One New Hampshire Institution. William L. Putnam. Phoenix Publishing, Canaan, New Hampshire, 1986. 184 pages, 60 photographs, appendixes. $16.00. This is the ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Two Generations
Two Generations. Edmund and Peter Hillary. Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1985. 223 pages, 31 color photographs, 4 sketch maps. £10.95. As its title suggests, Edmund ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Off the Beaten Track
Off the Beaten Track. Elizabeth D. Woolsey. Wilson Bench Press (PO Box 104, Wilson WY 83014). 208 pages, black and white photographs, glossaries. $19.75. ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Menlove: The Life of John Menlove Edwards
Menlove: The Life of John Menlove Edwards. Jim Perrin. Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1985. (Distributed in the United States by David & ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Shawgunk Rock Climbing
Shawangunk Rock Climbing. Richard DuMais. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1985. 84 color and 31 black and white photographs. $27.50. Since the appearance of CLIMB!, climbing ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Kilimajaro: The White Roof of Africa
Kilimanjaro: The White Roof of Africa. Harald Lange. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1985. 176 pages, 63 pages of color photographs, black and white drawings, ...
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Book Reviews
1986
La Cordillera Real de los Andes, Bolivia
La Cordillera Real de los Andes, Bolivia. Alain Messili. Los Amigos del Libro, Cochabamba, Bolivia, 1984. 222 pages, 9 color and 80 black-and-white photographs, 14 ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Ancash–Perú
Parque Nacional Huascarán, Ancash-Perú . Jim Bartle. Dai Nippon, Tokyo, 1985. 40 pages, 68 color and 4 black-and-white photographs, 3 sketch maps. Paper. $8.00.
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Book Reviews
1986
Chaltel (Fitzroy)
Chattel (Fitzroy). Carlos Capellas, editor. Servicio General de Información de Montaña, Barcelona, 1985. 46 pages, 13 black-and-white photographs 22 line drawings and ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Konsaisu Gaidoku Sanme Jiten (A Concise Dictionary of Names of Foreign Mountains)
Konsaisu Gaikoku Sanmei Jiten (A Concise Dictionary of Names of Foreign Mountains). Ichiro Yoshizawa. SanseidoPublishing Co., Tokyo, 1984. 613 pages, 55 sketch maps ...
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Book Reviews
1986
Gaston Rébuffat, 1921-1985
GASTON RÉBUFFAT 1921-1985 Gaston Rébuffat, longtime Honorary Member of the American Alpine Club and Officer of the French ...
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In Memoriam
1986
Benjamin E (Tom) King, 1929-1985
BENJAMIN E. (TOM) KING 1929-1985 Tom King, a member of the southern California Section, died on September 15, 1985 while doing what ...
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In Memoriam
1986
John Franklin Noxon, 1928-1985
JOHN FRANKLIN NOXON 1928-1985 I met John Noxon in 1950 at a recruiting meeting of the Harvard Mountaineering Club. John was ...
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In Memoriam
1986
William Spencer Child, 1909-1985
WILLIAM SPENCER CHILD 1909-1985 Bill Child was bom in Boston July 23, 1909, but grew up in Philadelphia, where his father was ...
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In Memoriam
1986
Julie A. Inwood, 1939-1985
JULIE A. INWOOD 1939-1985 Julie, like many of us who came from Colorado, was virtually brought up in the mountains. ...
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In Memoriam
1986
Helen Malcom Le Conte, 1905-1985
HELEN MALCOLM LE CONTE 1905-1985 Helen Malcolm Le Conte died in San Francisco on July 11 at the age of 80. She ...
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In Memoriam
1986
Kim Momb, 1956-1986
KIM MOMB 1956-1986 Kim was with me in thought the day before his tragic avalanche accident. The air temperature and ...
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In Memoriam
1986