American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Attempts on the Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank
Nanga Parbat Attempts on the Kinshofer Route, Diamir Flank. Aside from the expeditions noted above, there were four expeditions that ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1992-3
Nanga Parbat Winter Attempt, 1992-3. Our team was composed of climbers Mlle Monique Loscos and me, four trekkers and liaison ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Kang Karpo and Meili Ranges
Kang Karpo and Meili Ranges. In October, Nicholas Clinch, Peter Davis, Gary Driggs, Brian and Diane Okonek, Peter Schoening and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Siguniang, Sichuan
Siguniang, Sichuan. Japanese led by Chiharu Yoshimura climbed Siguniang (6250 meters, 20,506 feet) by its south face. They established Base Camp at 3500 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Roh-Weht Attempt, Konka Lehsumgongba Range, Sichuan
Roh-Weht Attempt, Konka Lehsumgongba Range, Sichuan. On May 6, Steve Thomson and I came within three rope-lengths of the summit of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Anyemaqin Attempt
Anyemaqin Attempt. Our expedition was composed of Nobumi Nakazawa, Nobuo Matsumoto, Kuniharu Okawa, Akihito Tujino, Tatsushi Aono and me as ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southeastern China, Xao Xuebao Ding, 1991
Xao Xuebao Ding, 1991. On page 270 of AAJ, 1992, we reported on the first ascent of Xuebao Ding in Sichuan but failed ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Namcha Barwa
Namcha Barwa. Japanese and Chinese climbers reconnoitered Namcha Barwa, the world’s highest unclimbed peak, in November and December, 1990 and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Ningchin Kangsha
Ningchin Kangsha. This 7223-meter (23,698-foot) peak lies southwest of Lhasa. It was attempted via its southwest ridge by Japanese in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Changsanglamu
Changsanglamu. Changsanglamu (6324 meters, 20,748 feet) rises south of the Shigatse-Lhasa road between Kado La and Langkarzu. A beautiful lake lies 40 minutes ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Kangshung Face, Second Ascent of Neverest Buttress
Everest, Kangshung Face, Second Ascent of Neverest Buttress. On May 15, three members of our Chilean expedition summited on Mount Everest, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Our 17-member team consisted of Germans, Austrians, Swiss Norbert Joos and South Tirolean Hans Kammerlander. The latter two ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. An expedition of nine Americans and a Canadian led by Daniel Larson attempted the North Col route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest Clean-Up
Everest Clean-Up. Our 1992 team consisted of Tom Leech, Pierre Braun- schwig, Steve Kin, Chris Naumann, Kyle Schmierer, Peter Nichol and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempts from the North
Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempts from the North. None of the expeditions that attempted Everest via the North Col in the post-monsoon ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Post-Monsoon Attempt
Everest Post-Monsoon Attempt. Our members were Dr. Howard Chuntz, Stanton Smith, Craig Bishop, Dr. Keith Hooker and I as leader. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Menlungtse, Rolwaling Himal
Menlungtse, Rolwaling Himal. Described by Chris Bonington as “one of the most beautiful and difficult peaks in the Himalaya,” Menlungtse ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu Ascents from the North and Tragedy in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu Ascents from the North and Tragedy in the Pre-Monsoon Season. Climbing Cho Oyu from the west continues to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt from the North
Cho Oyu, Post-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt from the North. There were four successful expeditions that climbed Cho Oyu (8201 meters, 26,904 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, 1991
Cho Oyu, 1991. In addition to the ascents given in AAJ, 1992, an Italian ascent should be noted. On September 28, 1991, Sergio De ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma from the North, Tragedy, Ascent and Attempts, Autumn 1991
Shisha Pangma from the North, Tragedy, Ascent and Attempts, Autumn 1991. At least seven expeditions attempted Shisha Pangma from the northern ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, 1991
Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, 1991. A South Korean expedition led by Oh In-Hwan repeated the British line on the southwest face ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. Our expedition was composed of Eturou Hino, Toyofumi Miyazaki, Masanori Hasimoto and me as leader. Before ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central from the North, Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma Central from the North, Post-Monsoon. Several Spanish groups under the overall leadership of Toni Vives, but acting more ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central, Southwest Side
Shisha Pangma Central, Southwest Side. On September 29, Spaniards Ernest Bladé, Albert Castellet, Araceli Segarra and Ferrán Latorre repeated the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma, Post-Monsoon. As more and more expeditions are attracted to Shisha Pangma, it seems, strangely enough, to be more ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Southwestern China, Syn Qing Feng or Buka Daban
Syn Qing Feng or Buka Daban. The members of our expedition were Toshiaki Sakaue, Takashi Masuda, Kazuyoshi Nakata, Akira Hayashimoto, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt, 1991
K2 attempt, 1991. After a long approach from Pakistan via Kashgar and Sughet Jangal, we eventually reached the tongue of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, The Crown (Huan Guan Shan) Attempt and Tragedy
The Crown (Huan Guan Shan) Attempt and Tragedy. The 11-member Himalayan Association of Japan to Huan Guan Shan (7295 meters, 23,934 feet) ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Kirgizia, Khan Tengri, Tien Shan, First Winter Ascent
Khan Tengri, Tien Shan, First Winter Ascent. The most notable event of the 1991-2 winter season in the high Asian ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Kirgizia, Tien Shan and Pik Pobedy Attempt
Tien Shan and Pik Pobedy Attempt. Our trekking group was allowed to travel from Kirgizstan over the Turugart Pass to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Kirgizia, P 4810, 1000 Years of Russian Christianity, Piramidalny and Other Peaks, Pamir Alai
P 4810, 1000 Years of Russian Christianity, Piramidalny and Other Peaks, Pamir Alai, Kirgizia. Tierry Schmitter, Matthijs van Hasselt, Hans Lanters and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Kirgizia, Peaks Twelve Kilometers West of Pik Pobedy, Tien Shan
Peaks Twelve Kilometers West of Pik Pobedy, Tien Shan. Our expedition was composed of Austrians Leo Baumgartner, leader, Dr. Andreas ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Caucasus and Pamirs, Elbrus and Pik Korzhenevskoy
Elbrus and Pik Korzhenevskoy. On June 12 and 18,1 climbed to the summits of Elbrus East (5621 meters, 18,442 feet) and Elbrus West (5642 meters, 18,510 ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, CIS—Caucasus and Pamirs, Diklos-mta, Addala and Addala East, Dagestan
Diklos-mta, Addala and Addala East, Dagestan, Caucasus. This British- Ukrainian expedition climbed in the Snegovoy and Bogosski ranges in the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
Asia, Mongolia, Massif of Tsast Uul-Tsambagarev
Massif of Tsast Uul-Tsambagarev. Italians Gianni Pais Becher, Gastone Lorenzini and Elziro Molin climbed in western Mongolia in June and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1993
K-2, The 1939 Tragedy
K-2, The 1939 Tragedy. Andrew J. Kauffman and William L. Putnam. The Mountaineers. Seattle, 1992. 224 pages, 15 pages of black-and-white photographs. $19.95. The story ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
My Vertical World
My Vertical World. Jerzy Kukuczka. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1992. 192 pages. $29.95. On a sunny afternoon in the fall of 1989, I was coming ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Himalayan Climber: A Lifetime's Quest to the World's Greater Ranges
Himalayan Climber: A Lifetime’s Quest to the World’s Greater Ranges. Doug Scott. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1992. 192 pages. $35.00. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Lost Lhasa: Heinrich Harrer's Tibet
Lost Lhasa: Heinrich Harrer’s Tibet. Heinrich Harrer. Abrams, New York, 1992. 200 pages, 200 black-and-white illustrations. $39.95. Heinrich Harrer was an impatient young ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
The Climbers—A History of Mountaineering
The Climbers—A History of Mountaineering. Chris Bonington. BBC Books and Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1992. 288 pages, 40 color photographs, 102 black-and-white photographs, maps ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
The Merry-Go-Round of My Life: An Adventurer's Diary
The Merry-Go-Round of My Life: An Adventurer’s Diary. Richard Hechtel. Vantage Press, New York, 1991. 219 pages, 10 black-and-white photographs. Hard cover. $13.95. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
A Lifelong Love Affair with the Mountains
A Lifelong Love Affair with the Mountains. John Filsinger. A. G. Halldin Publishing Co., Inc., Indiana, PA 15701, 1991. 380 pages, 944 photos (301 in ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
The Ascent
The Ascent. Jeff Long. William Morrow, New York, NY, 1992. 284 pages. $20.00. Jeff Long’s second novel describes an attempt on the ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Flammes de Pierre
Flammes de Pierre. Anne Sauvy. Diadem Books. London/USA, 1992, distribution by Trafalgar Square, North Pomfret, VT, 05053. $22.95. The name of this ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
The Grand Controversy
The Grand Controversy. Orrin and Lorraine Bonney. The AAC Press, New York, 1992. 457 pages. $28.50. This book is a pleasant surprise. One ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Zen in the Art of Climbing Mountains
Zen in the Art of Climbing Mountains. Neville Shulman. Charles E. Tuttle Co., Boston, Rutland, Tokyo, 1992. 117 pages, black-and-white photographs, foreword ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Medicine for Mountaineering
Medicine for Mountaineering. Edited by James A. Wilkerson, M.D. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington, 1992. 416 pages, line drawings. $16.95. It is unusual ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
The Mont Blanc Range Topo Guide
The Mont Blanc Range Topo Guide. Volume 1. Michel Piola. Editions Equinoxe, Vernier, Switzerland, 1988. 207 pages. Maps, 30 black-and-white photographs. Softcover. Translated from ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993
Classic Climbs in the Caucasus
Classic Climbs in the Caucasus. Friedrich Bender, translated by Jill Neate. Diadem Books, London, Menasha Ridge Press, Birmingham, Alabama, 1992. 316 pages. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1993