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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
James Hunter Holloway, 1934-1992
JAMES HUNTER HOLLOWAY 1934-1992 J. Hunter Holloway was killed on April 30, 1992 in a car crash near Donnellson, Iowa. Hunter was ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Louis L. Bergmann, 1907-1992
LOUIS L. BERGMANN 1907-1992 Louis M. Bergmann, M.D., a member of the American Alpine Club since 1949, passed away after ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Horst von Hennig, 1902-1992
HORST von HENNIG 1902-1992 On November 30, Horst von Hennig passed away at this home of over 50 years in Greenwich, Connecticut. ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Pierre Beghin, 1951-1992
PIERRE BEGHIN 1951-1992 Another of the world’s foremost mountaineers has lost his life in the Himalaya. Pierre Beghin, the ...
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In Memoriam
1993
Wanda Rutkiewicz, 1943-1992
WANDA RUTKIEWICZ 1943-1992 The mountaineering world suffered in 1992 the loss of the greatest woman climber of all time. Wanda Rutkiewicz ...
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In Memoriam
1993
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Several members were very active on climbing trips to Pakistan. Scott Fischer succeeded in reaching ...
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Club Activities
1993
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Why do people join organizations like the American Alpine Club? Certainly one of the ...
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Club Activities
1993
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. The continued high level of member involvement made 1992 an important year for the Sierra ...
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Club Activities
1993
AAC, Southern California Section
The major event of 1992 was a meeting at Mammoth Lakes on April 25 featuring a slide show by Don Lauria on ...
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Club Activities
1993
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. Four Section members, Arthur, Cramer, Pooley and McGown together with others, completed the final building ...
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Club Activities
1993
The Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada. The A.C.C. continued to meet the challenge of change in 1992 with the election ...
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Club Activities
1993
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. 1992 was an excellent year for the education and incorporation of new members into the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. ...
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Club Activities
1993
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Iowa Mountaineers, as usual, had an active year in 1992. Membership has grown to 5100 members from 38 states. Over 4200 ...
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Club Activities
1993
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. Club climbing activity in 1992 under the chairmanship of Jan Schmidt included 253 scheduled summer and 14 winter climbs. However, the ...
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Club Activities
1993
Memphis Mountaineers, Inc.
Memphis Mountaineers, Inc. The Memphis Mountaineers had a productive year despite what seems to be a slow but steady reduction ...
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Club Activities
1993
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Early in 1992, The Mountaineers published the fifth edition of Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills, which for more ...
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Club Activities
1993
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Sixth Annual Report of the Safety Committees of The American Alpine Club and The Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-sixth issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the fifteenth that has been done jointly by ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1993
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Haste, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, HASTE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska On the morning of April 25, 1992, Craig E. and Rob ...
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Accident Reports
1993
Fall on Rock, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska
FALL ON ROCK, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Yamnuska On July 12, 1992, two Calgarians, R. V. and E. W., were ...
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Accident Reports
1993
Fall in Crevasse, Unroped, Climbing Alone, Inattention, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
FALL IN CREVASSE, UNROPED, CLIMBING ALONE, INATTENTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca Nick M. registered at the Columbia Icefield on ...
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Accident Reports
1993