American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Results

485 Records

Title Publication Year
All 14 Eight-Thousanders
All 14 Eight-Thousanders. Reinhold Messner. Cloudcap Press, Seattle, 1988. 247 pages, black and white and color photographs, route diagrams, map. $35.00. Messner has come ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
The Price of Adventure: Mountain Rescue Stories from Four Continents
The Price of Adventure: Mountain Rescue Stores from Four Continents. Hamish MacInnes. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1987. 192 pages, black and white photographs. $15.95. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Outdoor Emergency Care
Outdoor Emergency Care. Warren D. Bowman. The National Ski Patrol, 1988. 466 pages, profusely illustrated. $19.95 (paper). Commissioned by the National Ski Patrol ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
The Arctic Grail: The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, 1818-1909
The Arctic Grail: The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, 1818-1909. Pierre Berton. Viking, New York, 1988. 672 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Alan Rouse: A Mountaineer's Life
Alan Rouse: A Mountaineer’s Life. Geoff Birtles, compiler. Unwin Hyman, London, 1987. 224 pages, 9 color and 14 black and white photographs. $28.95. When ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Human Performance Physiology and Environmental Medicine at Terrestrial Extremes
Human Performance Physiology and Environmental Medicine at Terrestrial Extremes. Kent B. Pandolf, Michael N. Sawka and Richard R. Gonzalez, editors. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Hypoxia: The Tolerable Limits
Hypoxia: The Tolerable Limits. John R. Sutton, Charles S. Houston and Geoffrey Coates, editors. Benchmark Press, Indianapolis, 1988. 380 pages, charts, tables. $48.00. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
High Altitude Medical Science
High Altitude Medical Science. G. Ueda, S. Kusama and N.F. Voelkel, editors. Shinshu University Press, Matsumoto, 1988. 462 pages, charts, tables. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Handbook of the Canadian Rockies
Handbook of the Canadian Rockies. Ben Gadd. Corax Press, Jasper, 1986. 878 pages, black and white and color photographs, drawings, diagrams, maps. $25.00 (...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Rocky Mountain National Park: Classic Hikes & Climbs
Rocky Mountain National Park: Classic Hikes & Climbs. Gerry Roach. Fulcrum, Inc., Golden, Colorado, 1988. 254 pages, black and white photographs. $14.95 (paper). Climbers ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Boulder Climbs North
Boulder Climbs North. Richard Rossiter. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1988. 320 pages, black-and-white photographs, route diagrams, map. $19.95 (paper). Has Boulder lost its lycra-clad ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
South Platte Rock Climbing and the Garden of the Gods
South Platte Rock Climbing and the Garden of the Gods. Peter Hubbel and Mark Rolofson. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1988. 292 pages, black ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Rock Climbs of the Sierra East Side
Rock Climbs of the Sierra East Side. Alan Bartlett and Errett Allen. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1988. 170 pages. Photos, topos, maps. $14.95 Until ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Desert Rock: A Climber's Guide to the Canyon Country of the American Southwest Desert
Desert Rock: A Climber’s Guide to the Canyon Country of the American Southwest Desert. Eric Bjømstad. Chockstone Press, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Himalayan Guides
Himalayan Guides. Jan Kielkowski. (Potsdamer Strasse 45, D-4000, Düsseldorf, Federal Republic of Germany.) These volumes vary in length from 45 to 85 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Dolomites—Selected Climbs
Dolomites—Selected Climbs. Ron James. The Alpine Club, London, 1988. (Distributed by Cordee, 3 De Montfort Street, Leicester LE1 7HD, England.) 60 pages, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
The Expedition Cookbook
The Expedition Cookbook. Carolyn Gunn. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1988. 192 pages, tables, appendices. $11.95 (paper). Food is one of the most important issues ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1989
Fritz Hermann Ernst Wiessner, 1900-1988
FRITZ HERMANN ERNST WIESSNER 1900-1988 Bom in Dresden on February 26, 1900, Fritz Wiessner was an active climber from his earliest youth. ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
André Cournand, M.D., 1895-1988
ANDRÉ COURN AND, M. D. 1895-1988 André Coumand, M.D. died on February 19, 1988 at the age of 92. André had a ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Leo Frank deSaussure, 1930-1987
LEO FRANK deSAUSSURE 1930-1987 Frank deSaussure passed away during October of 1987 to the regret of all who knew him. A ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Hermann Ulrichs, 1902-1988
HERMANN ULRICHS 1902-1988 Hermann Ulrichs was bom on August 3, 1902 in Alameda, California. His family had settled in the area in ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
David Alsop Carter, 1907-1988
DAVID ALSOP CARTER 1907-1988 David Alsop Carter died in Pueblo, Colorado on February 9, 1988 of lung cancer. Bom on January 16, 1907 in ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Ian Watts, 1960-1988
IAN WATTS 1960-1988 Ian Watts died on January 17 while attempting the Zurbriggen Ridge on Mount Cook in New Zealand. He ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
William B. Bryan, 1928-1988
WILLIAM B. BRYAN 1928-1988 William B. Bryan died in Portland, Oregon on February 24 in his 61st year. Bill was bom ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
F. Woodbridge Constant, 1904-1988
F. WOODBRIDGE CONSTANT 1904-1988 F. Woodbridge Constant died at his home in Essex, Connecticut on November 16. He graduated from Princeton ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Henry Augustus Buchtel, III, 1906-1988
HENRY AUGUSTUS BUCHTEL, III 1906-1988 Dr. Henry Augustus Buchtel, a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Colorado ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Gary Silver, 1947-1988
GARY SILVER 1947-1988 Gary Silver was bom in Oakland, Nebraska. He graduated from the University of Nebraska, at Lincoln, with ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Elizabeth Knowlton, 1895-1989
ELIZABETH KNOWLTON 1895-1989 With the death of Elizabeth Knowlton on January 26, 1989, we have lost one of our most distinguished lady ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Hilda Erlanger, D. 1988
HILDA ERLANGER Hilda Erlanger died on January 3, 1988. She was a member of the American Alpine Club for fifty years, having ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
Kevin Bein, 1949-1988
KEVIN BEIN 1949-1988 Kevin Bein, known affectionately as the “Mayor of the Gunks,” died at the age of 39 on August 1, 1988 ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1989
A.A.C. Blue Ridge Section
A.A.C., Blue Ridge Section. The year 1988 was one of consolidation in the Blue Ridge Section. Several members were ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. The 1988 year was a busy and productive one for the New York Section. As ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. The Rocky Mountain Section is the largest Section in the Club, both in terms ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
A.A.C. Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. Although the Southern California Section is one of the largest in the Club, until 1988 ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. 1988 was a productive year for the Harvard Mountaineering Club. Besides local trips to such areas as the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Idaho Alpine Club
Idaho Alpine Club. The past year began as a poor one for ice climbing. However, with the low snowfall, rock ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club completed another active year in 1988, with membership remaining at 1100. Over 1700 people participated in one of the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, scheduled 231 climbs, 241 hiking trips, 15 outings, and four expeditions during their year ending September 30, 1988. ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Memphis Mountaineers
Memphis Mountaineers. In 1988, the Memphis Mountaineers enjoyed a productive year. The total membership of 66 included 42 regular members residing in the ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. The PATC’s Mountaineering Section experienced an exciting year in 1988. Growth in membership and broadened activities ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1989
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Second Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-second issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the eleventh that has been edited and published ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1989
Avalanche on Ice Climb, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall
AVALANCHE ON ICE CLIMB Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Waterfall On February 26, 1988, two experienced British climbers, John Bums (33) and Stephen Travers (32), ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Slab and Scree, No Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain
FALL ON SLAB AND SCREE, NO EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain In July, 1988, two young scramblers looking for an ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Illness, Party Separated, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell
ILLNESS, PARTY SEPARATED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Edith Cavell On July 30, 1988, three climbers started early to climb Mount Edith Cavell ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock, Alberta, Kananaskis Mountains, Mount Lougheed
FALL ON ROCK Alberta, Kananaskis Mountains, Mount Lougheed On July 31, 1988, Brian Wallace (29), Jeff Marshall, and Steve Demaio (23) were climbing the ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bridgeland
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Bridgeland On July 31, 1988, a party of six established camp at an ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Cornice Collapse, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Belanger
CORNICE COLLAPSE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Belanger On December 11, 1988, Heidi Schaefer (24) and Ken Wallator (21) were climbing Mount Belanger, a 3060 meter ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Ice, Climbing Alone, Inadequate Equipment, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabaska / Andromeda Col
FALL ON ICE, CLIMBING ALONE, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Athabaska/Andromeda Col On July 31, 1988, Mike (25), a climber of moderate ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Shoulder Dislocation, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Throne
SHOULDER DISLOCATION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Throne On August 24, 1988, five climbers were short-roping on moderate terrain on an intermediate rock ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989
Fall on Ice, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Massey Ice Fall
FALL ON ICE British Columbia, Rocky Mountains, Massey Ice Fall On January 9, 1988 (temperature -15 degrees C), Edward and Rick (both 29) ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1989