American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
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
Mountain Journeys
Mountain Journeys. Edited by James P. Vermeulen. The Overlook Press, Woodstock, New York, 1989. 248 pages, $19.95. James P. Vermeulen has compiled an ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Gorilla Monsoon
Gorilla Monsoon. John Long, Chockstone Press, Denver, 1989. 177 pages. $12.95. In the eighteen largely autobiographical narratives in Gorilla Monsoon, John Long creates ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
The Loneliest Mountain
The Loneliest Mountain. Lincoln Hall. Photographs by Jonathan Chester. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1989. 232 pages. $35.00 Scarcely 4000 meters high and technically not very ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Rocks Around the World
Rocks around the World. Stefan Glowacz and Uli Wiesmeier. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1988. 144 pages. $24.95. There’s a commercial recipe ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Portrait of an Explorer: Hiram Bingham, Discoverer of Machu Picchu
Portrait of an Explorer. Hiram Bingham, Discoverer of Machu Picchu. Alfred M. Bingham. Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa, 1989. 141 black ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Ecuador: Tierras Atlas; Frontera Superior de Colombia; The Andes: Natural Beauty of Chile
Ecuador: Tierras Atlas.Jorge Anhalzer. Imprenta Mariscal, Quito, 1987. 154 pages, 120 color photographs, 1 sketchmap. Hardbound. Frontera Superior de Colombia.José F. Machado ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
The Mount Everest Maps
The Mount Everest Maps In the November 1988 issue of the National Geographic the most accurate map of Mount Everest (1:50,000) ever ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Winter Sports Medicine
Winter Sports Medicine. Murray J. Casey, Carl Foster, and Edward G. Hixson. F.A. Davis, Philadelphia, 1989. 425 pages, illustrated. $65.00. This is ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
High Altitude Medicine and Physiology
High Altitude Medicine and Physiology. Michael P. Ward, James S. Milledge and John B. West. University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1989. 515 ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
High Altitude Medicine and Pathology
High Altitude Medicine and Pathology. Donald Heath and David Reid Williams. Butterworths, 1989. London, 352 pages. $95.00. The authors are senior pathologists, well ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
International Travel Health Guide
International Travel Health Guide. Stuart R. Rose. Travel Medicine Inc., Northampton, Mass., 1989. 228 pages. $12.95. Though this does not pretend to emulate ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Climbing in the Adirondacks: A Guide to Rock and Ice Routes in the Adirondack Park
Climbing in the Adirondacks: A Guide to Rock and Ice Routes in the Adirondack Park. Second Edition. Don Mellor. The ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Front Range Bouldering
Front Range Bouldering. Bob Horan. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1989. 196 pages, numerous maps, diagrams and black and white photos. $11.95. Most good climbers ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
Boulder Climbs South
Boulder Climbs South. Richard Rossiter. Chockstone Press, Denver, 1989. 411 pages, numerous maps, diagrams and black and white illustrations. $25.00. Two new guidebooks ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1990
James Monroe Thorington, 1894-1989
JAMES MONROE THORINGTON 1894-1989 James Monroe Thorington, born in Philadelphia on October 7, 1894, died in nearby Germantown on November 29, 1989, at the ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990
Yuko Maki, 1894-1989
YUKO MAKI 1894-1989 The American Alpine Club lost a distinguished honorary member on May 2, 1989 when Yuko Maki died from a ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990
Ome Daiber, 1907-1989
OME DAIBER 1907-1989 The “Father of Mountain Rescue,” Ome Daiber, died on April 2, 1989 in his 81st year. A member of ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990
Denton Fox, 1929-1988
DENTON FOX 1929-1988 Denton Fox was one of a small group of climbers, mostly from the Western states, who, by ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990
Robert M. Schwarzenbach, 1917-1988
ROBERT M. SCHWARZENBACH 1917-1988 Robert M. Schwarzenbach died on August 27, 1988 in Stamford, Connecticut. He was born in Jericho, New York ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990
W. Ryland Hill, 1912-1988
W. RYLAND HILL 1912-1988 Ryland Hill, an American Alpine Club member since 1961, died on December 22, 1988. He was Dean Emeritus of ...
AAJ
In Memoriam
1990