American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Tibet, Menlungtse Attempt
Menlungtse Attempt. Jim Wickwire, Jeff Duenwald, John Roskelley and I entered Tibet from Nepal, hoping to make the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. An international commercial expedition organized by Hauser Excursionen and led by Yugoslav Bogdan Brakus climbed the normal northeast ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central (West) Summit
Shisha Pangma Central (West) Summit. An international group followed the normal route to the central summit, but they made no ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Shisha Pangma Medical Expedition
Shisha Pangma Medical Expedition. The Academic Alpine Club of Kyoto and the Kyoto University Medical School sent a medical expedition ...
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Notes
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central (West) Summit Illegally Climbed by East Germans
Shisha Pangma Central (West) Summit Illegally Climbed by East Germans. Traveling on next-to-no money (we each spent the equivalent of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Pre-Monsoon Attempts
Shisha Pangma Pre-Monsoon Attempts. An Italian team led by Marco Berti attempted to climb Shisha Pangma in the pre-monsoon season ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. A French commercial expedition made up of four men and four women was led by Jean-Pierre Bernard. Base ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central Summit
Shisha Pangma Central Summit. A French group of hutmasters from Briançon, led by Pierre Lombard, managed to climb to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central Summit and Cho Oyu
Shisha Pangma Central Summit and Cho Oyu. Our expedition left Kathmandu on August 29, hoping to climb both peaks by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Ascent and Tragedy
Shisha Pangma Ascent and Tragedy. A 14-man Spanish Army expedition, led by Major Francisco Soria, also included several civilians. They ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Attempt
Shisha Pangma Attempt. The 19-member expedition which Simonson led established Base Camp at the end of the road at 16,280 feet ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Post-Monsoon Attempts
Shisha Pangma Post-Monsoon Attempts. Frenchman Marc Batard made a solo attempt on Shisha Pangma and reached 7500 meters on the normal ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Zanser Kangri
Zanser Kangri. Our joint Japanese-Tibetan expedition had Gonbu as Tibetan commander-in-chief and me as chief leader. It was a long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Tibet, Gurla Mandhata (Naimona' nyi)
Gurla Mandhata (Naimona’nyi). Our expedition consisted of Hansruedi Staub, Paul Tschanz, Diego Wellig and me as leader. After long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, K2
K2 from the North. A report on this American-Australian ascent of the north face of K2 appears as a full ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, The Crown (Huang Guan Feng) Attempt and Tragedy
The Crown (Huang Guan Feng) Attempt and Tragedy. A Himalayan Association of Japan expedition, led by Hideo Tateno, attempted the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, Broad Peak Attempt
Broad Peak Attempt. Sixteen Italians under the leadership of Arturo Bergamaschi had hoped to climb Broad Peak from the Chinese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, Moosh Mustagh, Kun Lun
Moosh Mustagh, Kun Lun. Yuji Watanabe was the leader of 24 Japanese to Moosh Mustagh. They arrived at Base Camp at 4800 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, Xuelian Feng, Tien Shan
Xuelian Feng, Tien Shan. The Tokai Section of the Japanese Alpine Club sent its fourth expedition to attempt Xuelian Feng ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, Western China, Tuomur or Pik Pobedy Attempt and Tragedy
Tuomur or Pik Pobedy Attempt and Tragedy, Tien Shan. This 7439-meter (24,407-foot) peak, the highest in the Tien Shan, lies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Pik Lenina, Second Winter Ascent
Pik Lenina, Second Winter Ascent. Our expedition was led by Lenonid A. Troshchinenko and consisted of 24 people. Deputy leader was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Pik Lenina, Third Winter Ascent
Pik Lenina, Third Winter Ascent. In February, only a few days after the second winter ascent, an independently operating light-weight ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Pik Lenina Tragedy and Attempt
Pik Lenina Tragedy and Attempt. Ken Nolan, Jean Aschenbrenner, Dan Smith, Canadian Ian McLagen and I attempted to climb Pik ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Elbrus Tragedy
Elbrus Tragedy. From May 2 to 4, a terrible storm with high winds and frigid temperatures struck the highest peak of the ...
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Accident Reports
1991
Asia, USSR, Pik Korzhenevskoy and Pik Kommunizma
Pik Korzhenevskoy and Pik Kommunizma. From Moscow, Tom Dyer, Ed Hirschowitz, Matt Koehler, Dave Rhude, Peter Stock and I on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Peaks in Pik Kommunizma Area
Peaks in Pik Kommunizma Area. Between July 15 and August 12, Ace Kvale and I climbed in the Pik Kommunizma area of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Ak-Su, Pamir-Alay, Turkestan Range
Ak-Su, Pamir-Alay, Turkestan Range. The members of our expedition were Christopher Watts, Caradse Jones, Jeremy Gore, Nicola Dugan, Siobhan Sheridan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Tien Shan Traverse
Tien Shan Traverse. From August 6 to 20, a Soviet team from Kazakhstan of previous Everest and Kangchenjunga expeditions made an astonishing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Khan Tengri and Pik Goodmana, Tien Shan
Khan Tengri and Pik Goodmana, Tien Shan. During the summer of 1990, the second American-Lithuanian mountaineering exchange took place. At the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Khan Tengri and Pik Pobedy, Tien Shan
Khan Tengri and Pik Pobedy, Tien Shan. This region has only recently been open to foreigners. There were three Japanese ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
Asia, USSR, Khan Tengri and Winter Attempt, Tien Shan, 1990-1
Khan Tengri Winter Attempt, Tien Shan, 1990-1. Americans Ace Kvala, John Faulkner and I, Frenchman Michel Fauquet and a strong ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1991
My Tibet
My Tibet. Text by His Holiness The Fourteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet. Photographs and Introduction by Galen Rowell. Mountain Light ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Freedom in Exile—The Autobiography of the Dalai Lama
The Editor also calls the readers’ attention to Freedom in Exile—The Autobiography of the Dalai Lama, Harper Collins, New ...
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Book Reviews
1991
The Karakoram—Mountains of Pakistan
The Karakoram—Mountains of Pakistan. Shiro Shirahata. Cloudcap, Seattle, 1990. 192 pages, 101 color photographs of which 56 measure 14×20-inches and 45 measure 10×l4-inches. $75.00. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Dangerous Steps: Vernon Tejas and the Solo Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley
Dangerous Steps: Vernon Tejas and the Solo Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley. Lewis Freedman. Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1990. 200 pages. Paperback. $14.95. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Sam ("Alone")
Sam (“Alone”). Tomo Cesen. Didakta, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, 1990. 160 pages, 120 photographs in color. From the title of this book, Sam, which means “...
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Book Reviews
1991
Exploring the Hidden Himalaya
Exploring the Hidden Himalaya. Soli Mehta and Harish Kapadia. Published for the Himalyan Club. Hodder & Stoughton, London. 1990. 171 pages, maps, black ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Sacred Mountains of the World
Sacred Mountains of the World. Edwin Bembaum. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1990. 291 pages, 1 map, 121 color illustrations, 8 black-and-white illustrations. $50.00. George Mallory’...
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Book Reviews
1991
One Step in the Clouds: An Omnibus of Mountaineering Novels and Short Stories
One Step in the Clouds: An Omnibus of Mountaineering Novels and Short Stories. Compiled by Audrey Salkeld and Rosie Smith. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Women Climbing: 200 Years of Achievement
Women Climbing: 200 Years of Achievement. Bill Birkett and Bill Peascod. A & C Black Publishers, Ltd., London, 1989 and The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1989. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains
Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains. Jon Krakauer. Lyons & Burford, New York, 1990. 186 pages. $17.95. The sport of mountaineering, Jon Krakauer ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Why I Climb: Personal Insight of Top Climbers
Why I Climb: Personal Insights of Top Climbers. Steve Gardiner. Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1990. 130 pages, 27 black-and-white illustrations. Paperback, $12.95. Steve Gardiner, ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Footloose in the Himalaya
Footloose in the Himalaya. Mike Harding, Michael Joseph. Viking Penguin, New York, 1990. 242 pages, 6 sketch maps, numerous color photographs. Hardbound. $29.95. The ...
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Book Reviews
1991
High Asia: An Illustrated History of the 7,000 Metre Peaks
High Asia: An Illustrated History of the 7,000 Metre Peaks. Jill Neate. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1989. 213 pages, 140 photographs, 79 in color, 57 maps, and ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Sherpas
Sherpas. James F. Fisher, Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary. University of California Press. 19 color plates and 104 black-and-white illustrations. Paperback. To ...
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Book Reviews
1991
The Climbing Cartoons of Sheridan Anderson
The Climbing Cartoons of Sheridan Anderson. Text by Joe Kelsey. High Peaks Press, Wilson, Wyoming, 1989. 143 pages, illustrated. $12.95. Sheridan Anderson died ...
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Book Reviews
1991
The Gunks Guide
The Gunks Guide. 2nd Edition. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1990. 342 pages. Illustrated. Paperback. $19.95. A funny thing happened at the Gunks in 1986. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Exploring Idaho's Mountains: A Guide for Climbers, Scramblers and Hikers
Exploring Idaho’s Mountains: A Guide for Climbers, Scramblers and Hikers. Tom Lopez. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1990. 288 pages, black-and-white photographs, maps, ...
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Book Reviews
1991
The Canadian Alps: The History of Mountaineering in Canada, Volume I
The Canadian Alps: The History of Mountaineering in Canada, Volume 1. Robert W. Sandford. Altitude Publishing, Banff, 1990. 296 pages, numerous illustrations and ...
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Book Reviews
1991
The Mountains of Europe
The Mountains of Europe. Kev Reynolds, Editor; various contributors. Oxford Illustrated Press, Haynes Publishing Group, Starkford-near-Yeovil, Somerset, England; Haynes Publications, ...
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Book Reviews
1991