American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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
Mount McKinley-Icy Crown of North America; In the Shadow of Denali, Life and Death on Alaska's Mt. McKinley; Mount McKinley Climbers Handbook
Mount McKinley—Icy Crown of North America, Fred Beckey. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1993. 319 pages, black and white and color photos. $29.95. In ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Mount Logan Map, Research and Reference Folio
Mount Logan Map, Research and Reference Folio. G. Holds worth and B. Sawyer. Arctic Institute of North America, 2500 University Drive ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Selected Climbs in the Cascades
Selected Climbs in the Cascades. Jim Nelson and Peter Potterfield. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington, 1993. 234 pages. 142 black-and-white illustrations, 26 topos, 4 line maps. $22.95 ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Sierra Classics: The 100 Best Climbs in the High Sierra
Sierra Classics: The 100 Best Climbs in the High Sierra. John Moynier and Claude Fiddler. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1993. 316 pages. $25.00. When ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Tahquitz & Suicide
Tahquitz & Suicide. Randy Vogel and Bob Gaines. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1993. 197 pages, 29 black-and-white photographs, 63 topo maps, approximately 440 routes. $24.95. It is ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Colorado Front Range Crags
Colorado Front Range Crags. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, CO, 1993. 279 pages, black-and-white photographs, topos, maps, $18.00. Colorado Front Range Crags is the latest ...
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Book Reviews
1994
NOLS Wilderness Mountaineering
NOLS Wilderness Mountaineering. Phil Powers. Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA. 241 pages, many drawings, glossary and index. NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Talus: A History of the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Talus: A History of the Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. Dean Engle. Peter Randall, Hanover, 1993. 253 pages, index, three appendices, many illustrations, two ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Avalanche Handbook
Avalanche Handbook. David McClung and Peter Shaerer. Second Edition. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington, 1993. 272 pages, photos and drawings. Soft cover. $19.95. “I ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Altitude-Related Places: A Medical Atlas
Altitude-Rated Places: A Medical Atlas. Blake Moomey. McNaughton and Gunn, New Orleans, 1993. 225 pages, 11 appendices, 20 maps. $16.95. This will be a useful ...
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Book Reviews
1994
Terris Moore, 1908-1993
TERRIS MOORE 1908-1993 Terris Moore, age 85, of Cambridge, Massachusetts, explorer, mountaineer, light-plane pilot and President Emeritus of the University of ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Walter Abbot Wood, 1908-1993
WALTER ABBOTT WOOD 1908-1993 Walter Abbott Wood was born in Hoosick Falls, New York in 1908. He was educated at St. ...
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In Memoriam
1994
John Salathé, 1899-1993
JOHN SALATHÉ 1899-1993 Here are a few facts to piece out the excellent obituary below. John Salathé was born in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Richard Manning Leonard, 1908-1993
RICHARD MANNING LEONARD 1908-1993 Richard Manning Leonard, a member of the American Alpine Club since 1936, was elected to Honorary Membership ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Carl A. Blaurock, 1894-1993
CARL A. BLAUROCK 1894-1993 I first met my long-time friend and climbing companion, Carl Blaurock, in 1920 on a scheduled trip ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Stephen H. Hart, 1908-1993
STEPHEN H. HART 1908-1993 Stephen Harding Hart, who made several first Colorado ascents—Lone Eagle and Crestone Needle—in his ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Stanley S. Shepard, 1938-1993
STANLEY S. SHEPARD 1938-1993 Stan Shepard died on August 12 in the Quimsa Cruz mountains of Bolivia when the vehicle in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Gustavo Brillembourg, 1957-1993
GUSTAVO BRILLEMBOURG 1957-1993 Gustavo Brillembourg was climbing the Northeast Buttress of Higher Cathedral Rock in the Yosemite on September 28. Having ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Steven Craig Risse, 1952-1993
STEVEN CRAIG RISSE 1952-1993 Seattle-area climber, Steven Craig Risse, with Mark Bebie and Thomas Waarsdorp, died in late March in ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Lawrence E. Nielsen, 1917-1992
LAWRENCE E. NIELSEN 1917-1992 Lawrence E. Nielsen was born and raised on a cattle and wheat ranch near Pilot Rock ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Andrew W. Kramer, 1894-1993
ANDREW W. KRAMER 1894-1993 Andrew W. Kramer died at the age of 99. He lived at Lake Buff, Illinois. He had ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Robert J. Johnson, 1931-1993
ROBERT J. JOHNSON 1931-1993 Bob Johnson has gone from us, a victim of a rare and tragic accident in the ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Mark Bebie, 1952-1993
MARK BEBIE 1952-1993 Mark Bebie and his friends, Steve Risse and Tom Waasdorp, died on March 20, 1993, while attempting Slipstream on ...
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In Memoriam
1994
Mazama Centennial, 1994
Mazama Centennial, 1994. (Editor’s Note: Because the Mazamas are celebrating their Centennial, we are placing this report here. The regular ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. The Annual Banquet for the Cascade Section was held at the Mountaineers’ Club Room on ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. On July 4, 1993, an era came to a close as the American Alpine Club moved ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. The Section was active in many mountain-related activities this fall. The Friends of Silcox Hut ...
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Club Activities
1994
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C., Southern California Section. Historically, Hollywood and the alpine world have come together with mixed results. And this ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Colorado Mountain Club
The Colorado Mountain Club. The club grew in 1993 to over 9000 members divided among 20 individual groups in the state and nearly 200 “...
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Club Activities
1994
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. During the last three years the D.M.C. has been revitalized by a core of enthusiastic ...
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Club Activities
1994
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. With increasing campus interest in climbing and swelling ranks, the Harvard Mountaineering Club is enjoying something of ...
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Club Activities
1994
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. On December 16, 1993, the Iowa Mountaineers successfully completed its first 50 years of incorporation as a not-for-profit mountaineering club. John ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Climbing Committee scheduled 290 climbs in 1993, but bad weather caused cancellation of many during May and July. The ...
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Club Activities
1994
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The club, with over 14,000 members, is based in Seattle with branches in Bellingham, Everett, Olympia and Tacoma, Washington. ...
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Club Activities
1994
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Forty-Seventh Annual Report of the Safety Committees of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada
This is the forty-seventh issue of Accidents in North American Mountaineering and the sixteenth that has been done jointly with ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1994
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Bow Summit Area, Wet Dream Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Bow Summit Area, Wet Dream Falls On Feb. 2,1993, a party of two ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Ice, No Protection, Fatigue, Inexperience, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
FALL ON ICE, NO PROTECTION, FATIGUE, INEXPERIENCE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca On the morning of February 13, 1993, a party of ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Rockfall, Bad Luck, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Banff Area, Cascade Falls
ROCKFALL, BAD LUCK Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Banff Area, Cascade Falls Two male climbers, (26 and 27) arrived from France in February, 1993, for ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Rock, Unroped, Exceeding Abilities, Party Separated, Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca
FALL ON ROCK, UNROPED, EXCEEDING ABILITIES, PARTY SEPARATED Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Mount Athabasca A party of two set out to ...
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Accident Reports
1994
Fall on Ice, Inadequate Protection, Alberta, Rocky Mountain, Sunwapta Pass Area, Panther Falls
FALL ON ICE, INADEQUATE PROTECTION, ICE COLLAPSE Alberta, Rocky Mountains, Sunwapta Pass Area, Panther Falls On March 8,1993, K.P. and ...
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Accident Reports
1994