American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Mont Blanc Massif, Volume 1: Selected Climbs
Mont Blanc Massif, Volume I: Selected Climbs. Lindsay Griffin, general editor Les Swinden. Alpine Club, London. 268 pages, 30 diagrams (topos), 87 black ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Mount Kenya
Mount Kenya. John Reader. Elm Tree Books, London, 1989. 160 pages, color photographs. £ 25.00. In this age when ‘climbing’ conjures up visions of ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Travelers' Medical Resource: A guide to health & safety worldwide
Travelers’ Medical Resource: A guide to health & safety worldwide. William W. Forgey. ICS Books, Merrillville, Indiana, 1990. 627 pages. $19.95. Far From Help. ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue
Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue. Andy Selters. Illustrations by Jennifer Hahn. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1990. 154 pages, 60 illustrations, 5 black-and-white photographs. Paperback. $12.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Historia del andinismo en Chile
Historia del andinismo en Chile. Gastón San Román. Quickprint Y Cía, Santiago, 1989. 210 pages, 40 black-and-white illustrations, 7 sketch-maps. La ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Climate Related Landscapes in World Mountains Criteria and Map
Climate Related Landscapes in World Mountains Criteria and Map. Will F. Thompson. “Annals of Geomorphology,” Gebrüder Bornraeger, Berlin/ Stuttgart, 1990. 92 ...
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Book Reviews
1991
Phyllis Beatrice Munday, 1894-1990
PHYLLIS BEATRICE MUNDAY 1894-1990 With the death of Phyllis Munday on April 11, 1990 at Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada, the American Alpine ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Erik F.B. Fries, 1899-1990
ERIK F.B. FRIES 1899-1990 Erik F. B. Fries died on November 7, 1990 at the age of 91 years in Falmouth, Massachusetts. ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Francis L. Carey,1903-1990
ELWYN ALBERT ARPS 1901-1990 Elwyn Albert Arps, member of the American Alpine Club since 1940, was bom in Ouray, Colorado on ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
FRANCIS L. CAREY 1903-1990 Frank Carey died on September 13, 1990 in Sharon, Connecticut after a short illness. He was bom in ...
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Club Activities
1991
Joseph E. Johnson, 1906-1990
JOSEPH E. JOHNSON 1906-1990 Joseph E. Johnson, President Emeritus of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a former State Department ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Christine Lincoln Reid, 1906-1990
CHRISTINE LINCOLN REID 1906-1990 Christine Reid, known to her friends as “Pussy” or “Pooh,” was an enthusiastic mountaineer, skier and ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Colin G. Chisholm, 1907-1990
COLIN G. CHISHOLM 1907-1990 Colin Chisholm died peacefully on January 7, 1990. He was always an active man, both physically and mentally. ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Victor Josendal, 1920-1990
VICTOR JOSENDAL 1920-1990 Victor Josendal, a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada, died ...
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In Memoriam
1991
William James Buckingham, 1936-1990
WILLIAM JAMES BUCKINGHAM 1936-1990 Bill Buckingham was a striking exception to the folklore that American mountaineers come from the flatlands, ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Paul Maurice Ledoux, Jr., 1944-1990
PAUL MAURICE LEDOUX, JR. 1944-1990 It is hard to record the passing of a friend. Paul died on January 18, 1990 of ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Michael Koshuta, 1956-1990
MICHAEL KOSHUTA 1956-1990 On this fall morning in Colorado, I get up to light the wood stove and fix a ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Henry S. Francis Jr., 1930-1990
HENRY S. FRANCIS JR. 1930-1990 Harry, as he was known to all, except possibly his parents, died at home on ...
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In Memoriam
1991
Bill March, 1941-1990
BILL MARCH 1941-1990 Bill March died on September 8. He was recognized internationally for his bold mountain climbing accomplishments in Scotland, ...
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In Memoriam
1991
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Several new overtures marked the year of 1990. The New York Section Environmental Fund, designed ...
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Club Activities
1991