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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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Book Reviews
1993
The Columbia Mountains of Canada—Central, West and South
The Columbia Mountains of Canada—West and South. Earle R. Whipple, Roger W. Laurilla, William L. Putnam. American Alpine Club ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Selected Alpine Climbs in the Canadian Rockies
Selected Alpine Climbs in the Canadian Rockies. Sean Dougherty. Rocky Mountain Books, Calgary, Alberta. 1991. 320 pages. 129 marked photos. Several sketch maps. ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Yankee Rock and Ice
Yankee Rock and Ice. Laura and Guy Waterman. Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1992. 354 pages, 125 black-and-white illustrations. $24.95 (paper). You needn’t be ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Summit Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes
Summit Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes. Jeff Smoot. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 80439, 1992. 182 pages. 62 black-and-white photos, 14 peak sketches. 46 line maps. $12.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Adventure Guide to Mount Rainier: Hiking, Climbing and Skiing in Mount Rainier National Park
Adventure Guide to Mount Rainier: Hiking, Climbing and Skiing in Mount Rainier National Park. Jeff Smoot. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado 80439, 1991. 172 ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Climbers Guide to Smith Rock
Climbers Guide to Smith Rock. Alan Watts. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1992. 341 pages. $19.95. This long-awaited guide goes way beyond serving as ...
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Book Reviews
1993
The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes, and Trails
The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes, and Trails. R.J. Secor. The Mountaineers, Seattle, WA, 1992. 368 pages. Black-and-white photos and maps. $19.95. R....
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Book Reviews
1993
Rock Climbs of Tuolumne Meadows
Rock Climbs of Tuolumne Meadows. Third Edition. Don Reid and Chris Falkenstein. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1992. 180 pages, topos and black-and-white ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Best of Boulder Climbs
Best of Boulder Climbs. Richard Rossiter. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1992. 180 pages, topos and black-and-white photos. $14.95. Who decided which are the ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Climber's Guide to Tahoe Rock
Climber’s Guide to Tahoe Rock. Mike Carville. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1991. 294 pages, photos, maps and topos. Soft cover. $18.00. This ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Southern Sierra Rock Climbing, Needles
Southern Sierra Rock Climbing, Needles. Sally Moser, Greg Vernon, Patrick Paul. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1992. 230 pages, 118 photos, 69 drawings. $18.00. It was ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Rock Climbs of Indian Cove
Rock Climbs of Indian Cove, 74 pages, $8.95; Rock Climbs of Lost Horse Valley, 92 pages, $8.95; Rock Climbs of Hidden Valley, 108 pages, $9.95. All ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Joshua Tree Rock Climbing Guide
Joshua Tree Rock Climbing Guide, 2nd edition, 624 pages, photos and maps, $40.00; Joshua Tree Sport Climbs, 100 pages, $12.95. Both by Randy Vogel, 1992, ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Red Rocks Select
Red Rocks Select. 500 Selected Routes in the Red Rocks of Nevada. Todd Swain. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1993. 186 pages, 42 black-and- white ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Illustrated Guidebooks
Illustrated Guidebooks. Jan Kielkowski. Potsdamer Strasse 45, 4000 Düsseldorf 13, Germany. Paperback booklets. Jan Kielkowski continues to put out guidebooks to some ...
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Book Reviews
1993
Terrance Manbeck "Mugs" Stump, 1949-1992
TERRANCE MANBECK “MUGS” STUMP 1949-1992 Snow swirls softly in the gray sky and settles deeply over the fractured ice, muting ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Harold B. Burton, 1908-1992
HAROLD B. BURTON 1908-1992 Harold B. Burton died on March 8, 1992 at the age of 84 after a distinguished career as a ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Peter Rittenhouse Kellogg, 1966-1992
PETER RITTENHOUSE KELLOGG 1966-1992 Peter Rittenhouse Kellogg was killed on June 18, 1992 after completing the major difficulties of the Pink Panther ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Thomas Walter, 1958-1992
THOMAS WALTER 1958-1992 Tom Walter was climbing toward the southeast ridge of Mount Foraker after two days on the Pink ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Henry Ives Baldwin, 1896-1992
HENRY IVES BALDWIN 1896-1992 Henry Baldwin was bom in Saranac Lake, N.Y. and brought up in the Adirondacks, where ...
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In Memoriam
1993