American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Asia, Pakistan, Batura Mustagh Map
Batura Mustagh Map. Another of the excellent maps by Jerzy Wala is available, a map of the Batura group in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Peaks above Barpu Glacier, West Karakoram
Peaks Above Barpu Glacier, West Karakoram. In mid August Ralph Atkinson, Ged Campion, Mick Curtin, John Keska, Stewart Muir and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Hunza
Hunza. Following a visit to the area by Pete Thompson and me in 1988, I returned for a second visit in 1989 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Shani, Naltar Valley
Shani, Naltar Valley. Our expedition had as climbers Duncan Francis, Martin Oakes and me, as well as support members. Having ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1988-9
Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1988-9. Our expedition consisted of Maciej Berbeka, Piotr Konopka, Dr. Roman Mazik, Andrzej Osika, Andrzej Samolewicz, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempts
Nanga Parbat Attempts. Few of the expeditions to Nanga Parbat this year were successful. Among those which did not get ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempt
Nanga Parbat Attempt. We were Davorin and Luka Kamicar, Sandi Marincic and I. On June 13, we left Chilas for Base ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Tragedy
Nanga Parbat Tragedy. A Korean expedition led by Ryoo Gil-Man attempted the Diamir face of Nanga Parbat. On June 23, Kim ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face, German and Pakistani Success
Nanga Parbat, Diamir Face, German and Pakistani Success. I organized this small expedition but gave the leadership over to German ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face, Attempt and Tragedy
Nanga Parbat, Rupal Face Attempt and Tragedy. The members of our expedition were Hitoshi Sakurai, Nobuyoshi Sakurai, Iwao Ogasawara, Shinji ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, China—Southeastern China, Kang Karpo Attempt
Kang Karpo Attempt. Tom Hornbein, Robert Hornbein, Robin Houston, Brian Okonek, Robert Brown Schoene and I attempted Kang Karpo (Meili) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, China—Southeastern China, Kang Karpo (Meili) Attempt
Kang Karpo (Meili) Attempt. Our expedition again attempted Kang Karpo, as it is known in the region, or Meili, as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, China—Southeastern China, Anyemaqen Attempt
Anyemaqen Attempt. When our expedition to Shisha Pangma was canceled by the authorities, Swiss Beatrice Arn, Austrians Dr. Gunther Fasching ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, China—Southeastern China, Cheru (Queer), Sichuan, 1988
Cheru (Queer), Sichuan, 1988. A joint Japanese-Chinese expedition of Kobe University and the China College of Geology at Wuhan made the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. After their successful ascent of Dhaulagiri, on May 30 Oreste Forno, Graziano Bianchi, Fausto Destefani, Sergio Martini, Silvio Mondinelli ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. The members of our expedition were Mari Abrego, Víctor Arnal, Josema Casimiro, Antonio Ubieto, Miguel Lausín, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. The first Greek Himalayan expedition had as members Kostas Kanidis, Kostas Passaris, Nikos Louridis and me as leader ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our Civilian-Military Expedition was composed of Captains Alfonso Juez, Francisco Gam, Franco Pelayo, Cesar Alfaro, Pedro Expósito, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt, Northeast Ridge
Everest Attempt, Northeast Ridge. Though a large British team in 1988 succeeded in climbing through the Pinnacles, the major crux on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. This large expedition was organized by Frenchmen Claude Jaccoux and Michel Vincent. It had two guides, Erik Decamp ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempts from the North
Everest Attempts from the North. There were many attempts to climb Everest from Tibet in the post-monsoon period, but none ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. I was the leader of a 19-member expedition from Zagreb. We had hoped to climb the Australian route ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt and Acclimatization Experiment
Everest Attempt and Acclimatization Experiment. An original idea I had in 1987 was able to be carried out in 1989 on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. On August 20, Jan Harris and I arrived at the 5600-meter-high Rongbuk Glacier Base Camp. On the 24th, we ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Changtse
Changtse. Our joint expedition had nine Chinese: Jin Jun Xi, Wang Yong Feng, Luo Shen, Zhao Yue Min, Chen Jian ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu
Cho Oyu. During three days, several expeditions successfully climbed Cho Oyu via the west ridge and west face from the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, First 8000er by Spanish Women
Cho Oyu, First 8000er by Spanish Women. Society in any country is composed of men and women and I believe ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, 1988
Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, 1988. On page 283 of AAJ, 1989, it lists an ascent of Cho Oyu, by Noburu Yamada and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Siguang Ri
Siguang Ri. We had as members I. Sato, S. Fukuyama, Hideo Takebe, Nobuo Yagi, Dr. H. Tanaka, Hideo Oka, Y. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma from the Southwest and Nyang Ri
Shisha Pangma from the Southwest and Nyanang Ri. On a reconnaissance in 1983, Tone Škarja and I made the first ascent ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. Our expedition consisted of Nobuo Teranishi, M. Hongu, T. Ishikawa, Yoshiyuki Tsuji, Kiyohiko Suzuki, M. Hamatani, H. Koike, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Tibet, Nyanchen Thanglha Central Peak
Nyanchhen Thanglha Central Peak. Dr. Erika Prokosch, Ursula Bauer, Dr. Erich Bosina, Anna Szalay, Dr. Franz Herzog, Teodor Fritsche, Herwig ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Xuelian Feng, Xinjiang
Xuelian Feng, Xinjiang. A Japanese expedition of the Tokai Section of the Japanese Alpine Club was led by Tsutomu Ogawa. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Aerjinshan, Kansu
Aerjinshan, Kansu. Thirteen members of a joint Japanese-Chinese expedition led by Kenji Hirasawa made the first ascent of Aerjinshan (5798 meters, 19,023 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Kongur, Northwest Ridge
Kongur, Northwest Ridge. The expedition was composed of climbing leader Etsuro Yasuda, Tateshi Sudo, Hideo Muto, Junjiro Hori, Yukihiro Enomoto, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Kongur, Tiubie Attempt
Kongur Tiubie Attempt. An unsuccessful try on the central rib of the southwest face of Kongur Tiubie (7595 meters, 23,278 feet) was ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Kaxkar Attempt
Kaxkar Attempt. A 9-member Japanese expedition tried unsuccessfully to climb Kaxkar (6347 meters, 20,824 feet), which lies 15 kilometers south of what the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Schoolboys in the Chinese Pamir
Schoolboys in the Chinese Pamir. Our expedition from Aldenham School approached the Karakol Lakes in China via the Karakoram Highway ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Cholpanlik Mustagh, Kun Lun
Cholpanlik Mustagh, Kun Lun. Our expedition was composed of Koshi Sasaki, Eiichi Sato, Ichiro Yamagata, Hitoshi Goto, Hirofumi Oe, Toshiaki ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Ulugh Mustagh
Ulugh Mustagh. A joint expedition of 23 Japanese and 13 Chinese made the second ascent of Ulugh Mustagh. On August 31, six climbers ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, Western China, Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Reconnaissance from the North
Gasherbrum I (Hidden Peak) Reconnaissance from the North. There were two Japanese expeditions that approached Gasherbrum I from the Chinese ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, USSR, Khan Tengri and Pik Pobedy
Khan Tengri and Pik Pobedy. The 3000-meter-high snow-and-ice north face of Khan Tengri is the highest and most severe wall ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, USSR, Pamir Camps, 1988
Pamir Camps, 1988. The Soviet international Pamir camps continue to be popular, providing challenging high-altitude climbing at relatively moderate cost. During ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, USSR, Pik Leipzig
Pik Leipzig. Near Pik Lenina, there are still rarely visited lower peaks. On August 9, East Germans Ralf Brummer, Wolfgang Hempel, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Asia, USSR, Czerski Range, 1988
Czerski Range, 1988. A Czechoslovak expedition climbed in the Czerski Range in eastern Siberia in 1988. (The range was named for a ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1990
Everest: Kangshumng Face
Everest: Kangshung Face. Stephen Venables. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1989. 236 pages. Black-and-white and color photographs, maps. £14.95. Stephen Venables, raised in a somewhat ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
The Art of Adventure
The Art of Adventure. Galen Rowell. Collins Publishers, San Francisco, 1989. 166 pages, 127 color photographs. $45.00. There is no doubt that Galen Rowell ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
K2—Traum und Schicksal
K2—Traum und Schicksal. Kurt Diemberger. Bruckmann Verlag, Munich, 1989. 336 pages, 46 color photographs, 60 black-and-white photographs, 4 drawings, 5 maps, 4 mountain profiles, Tibetan symbols. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Mountaineer: Thirty Years of Climbing on the World's Great Peaks
Mountaineer: Thirty Years of Climbing on the World’s Great Peaks. Chris Bonington. Diadem Books, London, and Sierra Club Books, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Ascent: The Mountaineering Experience in Word and Image
Ascent: The Mountaineering Experience in Word and Image. Edited by Allen Steck and Steve Roper. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1989. 205 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990