American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Former USSR, Granitic Peaks of Kirgizia
Granitic Peaks of Kirgizia. An informative article describing this comparatively unknown region, many ascents there and climbing opportunities appears earlier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Former USSR, Piramidalny
Piramidalny. In the summer of 1991, five climbers from the United Kingdom visited the Ak-Su massif. After a delay caused by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Former USSR, Piramidalny and OtherPeaks, Pamir Alai
Piramidalny and Other Peaks, Pamir Alai. It was not difficult to get to the region. The Russians tooks us in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Former USSR, Pamir Alai
Pamir Alai. A French group led by Pierre Faivre was composed of talented young alpinists: Frédéric Gentet, Robin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Former USSR, Korzhenevskaya, Pamirs
Korzhenevskaya, Pamirs. After three storm-bound weeks on Pik Lenin, our joint REI-Crimea Alpine Club expedition was helicoptered to the 4500-meter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Mongolia, Munkhairkhan
Munkhairkhan. The British Mongolian Altai Expedition consisted of Richard Wojtaszewski, Helen Sweet, Alan Hughes and me with Mongolian guides T. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Mongolia, Taven Bogd
Taven Bogd. The mountains near Mongolia’s border with both Siberia and China are little known. Mongolia’s highest mountain, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Asia, Mongolia, The Seven Summits in Seven Months, 1990
The Seven Summits in Seven Months, 1990. New Zealanders Rob Hall and Gary Ball reached the summits of the seven continents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1992
Mount McKinley, The Conquest of Denali
Mount McKinley: The Conquest of Denali. Bradford Washburn and David Roberts. Preface by Ansel Adams. Photographs mostly by Bradford Washburn (...
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Book Reviews
1992
Surviving Denali, A Study of Accidents on Mount McKinley
Surviving Denali: A Study of Accidents on Mount McKinley 1903-1990. Jonathan Waterman, with an Introduction and chapter on Mountain Medicine ...
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Book Reviews
1992
The Endless Knot: K2, Mountain of Dreams and Destiny
The Endless Knot: K2, Mountain of Dreams and Destiny. Kurt Diemberger. Translated by Audrey Salkeld. Grafton Books, London, 1991. 308 pages, profusely ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Reinhold Messner Free Spirit, A Climber's Life
Reinhold Messner Free Spirit: A Climber’s Life. Reinhold Messner. Translated by JillNeate. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1991. 250 pages, illustrated. $32.00. Although he ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Un Pionero de Bariloche, otto Meiling
Un Pionero de Bariloche: Otto Meiling. Vojslav Arko. Bavaria y Cía., Bar- iloche, Argentina, 1991. 125 pages, 58 black-and-white illustrations, 6 sketch-maps. Paperback. ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Shawangunk Rock Climbs
Shawangunk Rock Climbs. Dick Williams. The American Alpine Club Press. New York, 1991. Volume One: The Trapps. 346 pages. 55 black-and-white photos. $25.00. Volume ...
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Book Reviews
1992
The Basics of Hypothermia
The Basic Essentials of Hypothermia. William W. Forgey. ICS Books, Merrillville, Indiana, 1991. 68 pages, many diagrams and tables. This book is ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Peaks and Passes of the Garhwal Himilaya
Peaks and Passes of the Garhwal Himalaya. Jan Babicz. Alpinistyczny Klub Eksploracyjny, ul Armii Krajowej 12, Sopot, Poland, 1991. 246 pages, ridgeline maps, ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Trekking Mount Everest
Trekking Mount Everest. Ryohei Uchida. Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1991. 128 pages, 257 color photographs, 3 sketch maps. $16.95. Ryohei Uchida is a master photographer. ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Green Cognac, The Education of a Mountain Fighter
Green Cognac: The Education of a Mountain Fighter. William Lowell Putnam. American Alpine Club Press. New York, 1991. 288 pages, 52 black-and- white ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Antarctica: Both Heaven and Hell
Antarctica: Both Heaven and Hell, Reinhold Messner. Translated by Jill Neate. The Mountaineers, Seattle. 1991. 375 pages. $35.00 Some of the glory attached ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Second Ascent, The Story of Hugh Herr
Second Ascent, The Story of Hugh Herr. Alison Osius. Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1991. 240 pages. Black-and-white photographs. $19.95. I knew Hugh Herr. ...
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Book Reviews
1992
Leigh Ortenburger, 1929-1991
LEIGH N. ORTENBURGER 1929-1991 On October 19, 1991, Leigh N. Ortenburger, who had survived over 40 years of active mountaineering in the world’...
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In Memoriam
1992
Daniel Reid, 1941-1991
DANIEL A. REID 1941-1991 On September 10, 1991, Dan Reid, M.D., an A AC member since 1971, and his wife Barbara were ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Lewis Clark, 1900-1991
LEWIS FROTHINGHAM CLARK 1900-1991 Lewis Frothingham Clark was born in Boston on October 29, 1900 and died on March 8, 1991 at the age ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Lydia Hall, 1899-1991
LYDIA LYMAN HALL 1899-1991 Two years ago, when she became so terribly ill, although she knew exactly what was going ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Frances Mullen, 1902-1991
FRANCES ANDREWS MULLEN 1902-1991 Frances Mullen died on April 14 in Sherman Oaks, California of Alzheimer’s disease. She had been ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Charles, Wilts, 1920-1991
CHARLES HAROLD WILTS 1920-1991 Charles (Chuck) Harold Wilts, a 26-year member of the American Alpine Club, died of a heart ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Kent Jameson, 1958-1991
KENT ALAN JAMESON 1958-1991 Kent Alan Jameson of Oxnard, California, was killed on July 7 in a rappelling accident while descending ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Hazel Jackson, 1894-1994
HAZEL BRILL JACKSON 1894-1991 Hazel Brill Jackson died on May 22, 1991 at her home in Newburgh, New York at the age ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Frederick Wing, 1915-1991
FREDERICK C. WING 1915-1991 Fred Wing was bom in Brooklyn and reared in Montclair, New Jersey. He graduated from Oberlin ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Harriet Parsons, 1901-1991
HARRIET TRUMBULL PARSONS 1901-1991 Harriet Trumbull Parsons died on May 11 in Pacific Grove, California. She was born on October 26, 1901 in ...
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In Memoriam
1992
Robert Duschinsky, 1900-1991
ROBERT DUSCHINSKY 1900-1991 Robert Duschinsky was bom in Vienna on October 25, 1900. He studied chemistry at the University of Vienna. He ...
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In Memoriam
1992
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. The year 1991 was a busy and productive one for the Section. Alpinfilm ’91, a festival ...
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Club Activities
1992
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. After six years of planning and construction, Silcox Hut on Mount Hood’s upper slope ...
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Club Activities
1992
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section.Section members gathered in July for a meeting at the Malibu branch of the ...
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Club Activities
1992
The Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada. The major highlights of 1991 in the facilities area were the renovation and re-opening of Fay ...
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Club Activities
1992
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. The club conducted two basic schools for beginning rock climbers and a lead school for advanced climbers. ...
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Club Activities
1992
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. Our club has concluded another safe, productive year. While others waited for the winter snows to melt ...
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Club Activities
1992
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. With another active year, club membership has grown to 5100. Members live in 38 states, and over 4,750 people participated in ...
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Club Activities
1992
Idaho Alpine Club
Idaho Alpine Club. The club became increasingly active during 1991 in climbing access issues. Friends of City of Rocks, which is ...
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Club Activities
1992
The Mozamas
The Mazamas: Following is our report for the fiscal year starting October 1, 1990: The Banquet Committee staged the 98th Annual Mazama ...
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Club Activities
1992
Memphis Mountaineers
Memphis Mountaineers. Despite the lack of local climbing resources, the Memphis Mountaineers enjoyed a productive year. The 1991 membership of 51 included 33 ...
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Club Activities
1992
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. In 1991, we saw our membership top the 12,000 mark! Our Basic and Intermediate Climbing Courses were as popular as ...
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Club Activities
1992
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Fifth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-fifth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the fourteenth that has been done jointly by ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1992
Cornice Collapse, Unroped, Inattention, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Saddle Mountain
CORNICE COLLAPSE, UNROPED, INATTENTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Saddle Mountain On January 29, 1991, about 1500, Jacques and France had just completed a ski ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Fall on Waterfall Ice, Unroped, Exceeding Abilities, Haste, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle, Professors Gully
FALL ON WATERFALL ICE, UNROPED, EXCEEDING ARILITIES, HASTE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Rundle, Professors Gully A group of experienced climbers ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Fall on Rock, Protection Failure, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rock Mountains, Banff Area, Sunshine Slabs
FALL ON ROCK, PROTECTION FAILURE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Banff Area, Sunshine Slabs Sunshine Slabs is a short practice ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Stranded, Exceeding Abilities, Bad Weather
STRANDED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, BAD WEATHER Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Front Range, Mount Abraham On June 9, 1991, D.M. and O.M. began ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Exceeding Abilities
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, EXCEEDING ABILITIES Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Cascade Mountain, Bankhead Buttress A group of six soldiers were ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Fall on Rock, Placed No Protection (Leader), Inadequate Protection (Belayer), Exceeding Abilities, Off Route, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Canmore Area, East End of Rundle
FALL ON ROCK, PLACED NO PROTECTION (LEADER), INADEQUATE PROTECTION (RELAYER), EXCEEDING ABILITIES, OFF ROUTE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Canmore Area, ...
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Accident Reports
1992
Slip on Snow, Unroped, Inadequate Equipment, Exceeding Abilities, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Niblock
SLIP ON SNOW, UNROPED, INADEQUATE EQUIPMENT, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Niblock A party of four were making ...
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Accident Reports
1992