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Asia, Southwestern China, Lamo-she, Daxue Shan, Sichuan
Lamo-she, Daxue Shan, Sichuan. About 25 kilometers northeast of Gongga Shan is a group of peaks called the Lamo-she peaks by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Konk Risumgongba Range
Konka Risumgongba Range. Englishman Brian Smith and I went to this little-known range in April and May. The Konka Risumgongba ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Anyemaqen
Anyemaqen. Japanese climbers from Yamanashi Prefecture led by Masahiro Saegusa climbed Anyemaqen (6282 meters, 20,610 feet). They established Base Camp and Camps ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Anyemaqen 5
Anyemaqen 5. Our expedition climbed what we believe was an untrodden summit in the Anyemaqen group, Anyemaqen 5 (6090 meters, 19,981 feet). Six university ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Chomo Lönzo
Chomo Lönzo. A 9-member Japanese expedition of Rikkyo University led by Mitsumasa Ushikubo made the second ascent of Chomo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Dongfang
Dongfang. On April 27, Horst Adamek, Josef Wissenberger, Karl Zöll, Jongbu Sherpa and I made the first ascent of Dongfang (7003 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Traverse from the North in the Pre-Monsoon
Everest Traverse from the North in the Pre-Monsoon. On April 14, two figures were seen from Nepal descending the southeast ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest, Other Pre-monsoon North-Col Ascents and Attempt
Everest, Other Pre-monsoon North-Col Ascents and Attempt. An expedition of eight Chinese and eight Taiwanese was led by Chinese Zeng ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Summer Attempts
Everest Summer Attempts. The North Col attempt by John Roskelley and me was unsuccessful. Although healthy and well acclimatized, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Attempt
Everest Attempt. Carolyn Gunn and I arrived on August 17 at Kathmandu, where we met the other team member, Tamding Sherpa. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Ascent and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon
Everest Ascent and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon. Aside from the Out There Trekking Expedition described below, there was only one ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest Ascent and Tragedy
Everest Ascent and Tragedy. There is no restriction on the numbers of members an expedition may have on the Tibetan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Everest, More on Earlier Chinese Expeditions
Everest, More on Earlier Chinese Expeditions. When the Western mountaineering world reacted with scepticism to Chinese claims in 1960 that their ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Central, Pre-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt
Shisha Pangma Central, Pre-Monsoon Ascents and Attempt. Three ascents were made to the central summit of Shisha Pangma before the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma Ascents of Main and Central Summits and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon
Shisha Pangma Ascents of Main and Central Summits and Attempts in the Post-Monsoon. An expedition of 10 Koreans led by Kang ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. On September 22, Matej Kranjc, leader, Urban Golob, Andrej Karnicar and Iztok Tomazin left Kathmandu for Tibet, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon Season
Cho Oyu from the North in the Pre-Monsoon Season. All ascents of Cho Oyu (8201 meters, 26,906 feet) were made by the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, New Routes
Cho Oyu and Shisha Pangma, New Routes. Our expedition was composed of Italian Marco Bianchi, Portuguese João Garcia, Poles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu from the North in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu from the North in the Post-Monsoon. Although all the climbers of Cho Oyu, with the exception of Krzysztof ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, Foresummit, and Shisha Pangma, Central Summit
Cho Oyu, Foresummit, and Shisha Pangma, Central Summit. On August 30, Jan Harris, Jim Jennings, Dan Langmade and I arrived at ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
K2 Attempt from the North
Spaniard Basques Felix Iñurrategi and Alberto Inurrategi, Joseba Urkia, Fernando Uribesalgo, Jon Ander Loido and Xabier Zuniga attempted to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, K2 Attempt from the North
K2 Attempt from the North. Russians Alexei Klimin, Ms. Elena Glushko, Nikolai Yurakovski and I as leader, Mexican Ricardo Torres ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, The Crown (Huang Guan Feng)
The Crown (Huang Guan Feng). A Japanese Alpine Club expedition of 14 members led by me climbed the Crown (7295 meters, 23,934 feet), 40 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Yuzhu Feng, Eastern Kunlun, Qinghai
Yuzhu Feng, Eastern Kunlun, Qinghai. Our expedition was composed of Yasuji and Kimio Moriyama, Hiroaki Tokuda, Yasuji Wakita, Yasuo Ota ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Southwestern China, Kok Sel, Xinjiang
Kok Sel, Xinjiang. A 17-member Japanese expedition led by Eiji Kamei climbed for the first time a 6705-meter (21,998-foot) peak ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, CIS, Khan Tengri, International Speed Climbing Competition, Kirghizstan
Khan Tengri, International Speed Climbing Competition, Kirghizstan. In order to compete, Conrad Anker and I were graciously hosted at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Khan Tengri Tragedy
Khan Tengri Tragedy. On July 23, a number of teams occupied camp in the 6000-meter col between Pik Chapayeva and Khan ...
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Accident Reports
1994
A Second Khan Tengri Tragedy
A Second Khan Tengri Tragedy. A British commercial expedition had three clients led by aspirant guide Peter Potter. At the 4200...
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Accident Reports
1994
Asia, CIS, Fanskiye Gory, Tadzhikistan, 1992
Fanskiye Gory, Tadzhikistan, 1992. On June 16, 1992, Rick and Alison Allen, Sharu Prabhu and our Russian hosts, Sergei Yefimov and Valeri Pershin, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Peaks Above Vanch Valley
Richard Leech, Oliver Shergold, Martin Shelley, Polly Truscott, Punit Khare, Louise Rickard, Rob Haddock, Roy Bannerman and I as leader ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, CIS, French Youth Expedition to Ak-Su, Pamir Alai, Tadzikistan, and the Piolet d'Or
French Youth Expedition to Ak-Su, Pamir Alai, Tadzikistan, and the Piolet d’Or. A group of young French climbers was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, CIS, Little Iskander and Pik Domaskaya, Ak Su
Little Iskander and Pik Domaskaya, Ak Su. Fabrizio Defrancesco, Stefano Nicolussi and I climbed above the Ak Su valley in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Asia, Mongolia, Kharkiraa
Kharkiraa. Mauro Taramelli, Nicoletta Piazza and Stefano Crotta were taken by the Mongol Altai Club to the province of Ivs ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
Cloud Dancers, Portraits of North American Mountaineers
Cloud Dancers, Portraits of North American Mountaineers. Jonathan Waterman, editor. The American Alpine Club Press, Golden, Colorado, 1993. 323 pages. $16.95. Jonathan Waterman’...
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Book Reviews
1994
Beyond Risk: Conversations with Climbers
Beyond Risk: Conversations with Climbers. Nicholas O’Connell. Foreword by Greg Child. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1993. 300 pages. $19.95. Beyond Risk is a ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Mixed Emotions
Mixed Emotions. Greg Child. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1993. 256 pages. $14.95 (paper). Stories off the Wall. John Roskelley. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1993. Color and ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Spirit of the Age, The Biography of America's Most Distinguished Rock Climber, Royal Robbins
Spirit Of The Age, The Biography Of America's Most Distinguished Rock Climber, Royal Robbins. Pat Ament. Adventure’s Meaning Press, ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Blind Corners; Adventure on Seven Continents
Blind Comers; Adventure on Seven Continents. Geoff Tabin. ICS Books, Merrillville, IN, 1993. 33 color photos, hardcover, 196 pages, $24.99. Geoff Tabin’s Blind ...
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Book Reviews
1994
The Best of Ascent
The Best Of Ascent. Edited by Steve Roper and Allen Steck. Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1993. 384 pages. $25. Before there was ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Galen Rowell's Vision: The Art of Adventure Photography
Galen Rowell’s Vision: The Art of Adventure Photography. Galen Rowell. Mountain Light Press, Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1993. 288 pages, 138 ...
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Book Reviews
1994
High Himalaya: Unknown Valleys
High Himalaya: Unknown Valleys. Harish Kapadia. Indus Publishing Co., New Delhi, 1993. 335 pages, 17 pen-and-ink drawings, 24 maps. $30. The mail has just arrived. ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Mount Everest-The Best Writing and Pictures from Seventy Years of Endeavour
Mount Everest—The Best Writing and Pictures from Seventy Years of Endeavour. Edited by Peter Gillman with a forward by ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Mount Everest Massif
Mount Everest Massif. Jan Kielkowski. Explo Publishers, 1 Maja 40/6, 44-100 Gliwice, Poland. 1992. Climbing Guide, 201 pages, 9 maps, 97 illustrations, $18.50. Mountaineering Atlas, 21 pages, maps ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Climbing Mount Everest, The Bibliography: The Literature and History of Climbing the World's Highest Mountain
Climbing Mount Everest, The Bibliography: The Literature and History of Climbing the World’s Highest Mountain. Compiled by Audrey Salkeld ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Vascos al Himalaya: 1977-1992, Crónica de una Aventura; Everest: El Desafio de un Sue?o; Everest: La Ruta Lógica
Vascos al Himalaya: 1974-1992, crónica de una aventura. Antonio Ortega, editor. Pyrenaica. Bilbao, Spain, 1992. 264 pages, 364 color illustrations. Hardbound. Everest: ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Flowers of the Western Himalayas
Flowers of the Western Himalayas. Rupin Dang. Indus, Harper Collins, New Delhi, India, 1993. 140 pages, many color photographs. This is a ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Pakistan Trekking Guide
Pakistan Trekking Guide. Isobel and Ben Shaw. The Guidebook Co., Hong Kong, 1993. £11.96. Readers familiar with Isobel Shaw’s excellent general ...
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Book Reviews
1994
On the Edge of Europe: Mountaineering in the Caucasus
On the Edge of Europe: Mountaineering in the Caucasus. Audrey Salkeld and José Luis Bermúdez. Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1993. 260 ...
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Book Reviews
1994
From the Black Forest to Tibet: One Woman's Mountains
From the Black Forest to Tibet: One Woman’s Mountains. Trudy Healy. New York: Vantage Press, 1993. Illustrated by the author. 288 ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Aconcagua-Quaderns d'Alpinisme No 4
Aconcagua—Quaderns d’Alpinisme N° 4. Carles Capellas, Editor. Servei General d’Informació de Muntanya, Centre de Documentació Alpina, Apartat de ...
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Book Reviews
1994