American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Chiring (Karpo Go), Panmah Mustagh
Ten Japanese under the leadership of Hiroshi Fujii ascended unclimbed Chiring (7090 meters, 23,262 feet), which lies in the Panmah Mustagh on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Chinese Karakoram, Chongtar, Improperly-Disposed-of Garbage by Others
Chongtar, Chinese Karakoram and Improperly-Disposed-of Garbage by Others. On September 8, three of four members of our expedition made the first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Yuzhu. Qinghai
Yuzhu. Qinghai. Our expedition was composed of Yoshihide Higami, Kazuo Yamagishi, Kiyo Yamagishi, Anji Moriyama, Hideo Tobe and me as ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Yushu, Kunlun, Qinghai
Yushu, Kunlun, Qinghai. Yushu (5933 meters, 19,466 feet) is a sacred peak at 35°45'N, 93°41'E on the west side of the Kunlun ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, Western China, Kaxkar, Tien Shan
Kaxkar, Tien Shan. Kaxkar (or Kashkar) rises to 6347 meters (20,824 feet) in China 15 kilometers south of Tomur (Pik Pobedy). Our expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Kliuchevskaya Sopka, Kamchatka
Kliuchevskaya Sopka, Kamchatka. Our expedition consisted of Richard Wojtaszaewki, Alyson Starling, Huw Davies and me. After an ascent of Avacha (2900 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Cherskiy Mountains
Cherskiy Mountains. Michael Doyle, Simon Inger, John Kentish and I were the first western climbers to visit the Cherskiy Mountains ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Mongun Taiga, Tuva, Southern Siberia
Mongun Taiga, Tuva, Southern Siberia, 1993. Our expedition’s main objective was to unify the separate disciplines of mountain-biking and mountaineering ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Borkoldoy Region of the Central Tien Shan, Kirghizstan
Borkoldoy Region of the Central Tien Shan, Kirghizstan. A mountaineering and trekking group of five Russians and six British (Marion ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Pik Olympia, Tien Shan, Kirghizstan
Pik Olympia, Tien Shan, Kirghizstan. The UIAA (International Union of Alpine Associations), which represents 77 mountaineering associations world-wide, celebrated in 1994 the 100...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, Admiral Peak, Ak Su Valley, Pamir Alai, Kirghizstan
Admiral Peak, Ak Su Valley, Pamir Alai, Kirghizstan. Jerry Hadwin, Clive Davis, Andy Lewington and I flew on July 18 on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Asia, CIS, P 5800 (Goodwill Peak) and Chottukay (P 5823), Muzkol, East Pamirs, Tadjikistan
P 5800 (Goodwill Peak) and Chottukay (P 5823), Muzkol, East Pamirs, Tadjikistan. No sooner did the helicopter drop us in Muzkol than ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Australasia, Irian Jaya, Carstensz Pyramid
Cartensz Pyramid. On April 22, Glenn Porzak, Chris Pizzo, Chris Kopczynski, Gerry Roach, Dave Graber, Wayne Hutchens and I flew to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Australasia, Irian Jaya, Carstensz Pyramid, 1993
Carstensz Pyramid, 1993. Our expedition consisted of 6 French climbers, 3 Belgians, 2 Spaniards and an Englishman. It took us six days and seven ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
Australasia, Irian Jaya, Trikora, Carstensz Group
Trikora, Carstensz Group. Briton Jules Stewart, Spaniards Juan Luis Salcedo and I climbed a new route on Trikora on June 8. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1995
The Love of Mountains Is Best
The Love of Mountains Is Best. Robert H. Bates. Peter Randall, 1994. 473 pages, 150 photos. $35.00. On a high rock of the Swiss ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Spirits of the Air
Spirits of the Air. Kurt Diemberger. Translated from the German by Audrey Salkeld. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1994. 304 pages, numerous photographs, maps ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Heroic Climbs
Heroic Climbs, Chris Bonington, general editor. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington. 1994. 224 pages. $32.00. Heroic Climbs is an anthology of forty narratives and ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Hold the Heights: The Foundation of Mountaineering
Hold the Heights: The Foundation of Mountaineering. Walt Unsworth. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1993. 432 pages, 24 pages of black-and-white photos, 14 maps. $29.95. This is ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Mountaineering Women: Stories by Early Climbers
Mountaineering Women: Stories by Early Climbers. Edited, with an Introduction by David Mazel. Texas A & M University Press, 1994. 184 pages, black-and-white ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Beyond the Limits: A Woman's Triumph on Everest
Beyond the Limits: A Woman ’s Triumph on Everest. Stacy Allison with Peter Carlin. Little Brown & Company, Boston. 1993. What can ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Everest Calling: Ascent of the Dark Side: The Mallory-Irvine Ridge
Everest Calling: Ascent of the Dark Side: The Mallory-Irvine Ridge. Lorna Siggins. Mainstream Publishing Company, Edinburgh, Scotland. 1994. 191 pages, color and ...
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Book Reviews
1995
At the Rising of the Moon
At the Rising of the Moon. Dermot Somers. Baton Wicks, London. 208 pages. Paperback. Most climbing literature comes from climbers who ...
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Book Reviews
1995
This Game of Ghosts
This Game of Ghosts. Joe Simpson. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1994. 320 pages, black-and-white photographs. $24.95. Joe Simpson’s second volume of autobiography is ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Camp 4: Recollections of a Yosemite Rock Climber
Camp 4: Recollections of a Yosemite Rock Climber. Steve Roper. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington, 1994. 255 pages, black-and-white photos. $24.95. Read this book. It’...
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Book Reviews
1995
We Aspired: The Last Innocent Americans
We Aspired: The Last Innocent Americans, Pete Sinclair. Utah State University Press, Logan, Utah. 1993. 239 pages. As a twenty-three-year-old climber in 1959, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
The Burgess Book of Lies
The Burgess Book of Lies. Adrian and Alan Burgess. Cloudcap, Seattle, 1994. 463 pages. $30.00. The Burgess twins, known to all as Aid ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Canadian Summits
hCanadian Summits. R.W. Sandford and Geoff Powter. Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, Alberta, 1994. 189 pages, innumerable black-and-white photographs. $24.95 Canadian (paper). ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Mountaineering In Patagonia
Mountaineering In Patagonia. Alan Kearney. Cloudcap, Seattle, Washington, 1993. Hardcover. 143 pages, 24 color photos, maps, topos. Having climbed in Patagonia on three ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Aconcagua: a Climbing Guide
Aconcagua: a Climbing Guide. R.J. Secor. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1994. 144 pages, 48 black-and-white photographs, 12 line drawings and sketch maps. Paper. $15.95. Although ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Montañas del Sol. Guía de Ascensiones a las Montañas del Ecuador
Montañas del Sol. Guía de Ascensiones a las Montañas del Ecuador. Freddy Landázuri, Iván Rojas ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Cotopaxi: la Montaña de Luz / The Mountain of Light
Cotopaxi: la Montaña de Luz / The Mountain of Light. Freddy Landázuri. Ediciones Campo Abierto, Quito, Ecuador, 1994. 192 pages, 70 black-and- ...
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Book Reviews
1995
The High Mountains of the Alps
The High Mountains of the Alps. Helmut Dumler and Willi Paul Burkhardt. Translated by Tim Carruthers and adapted by Ken ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Lighting Out
Lighting Out. Daniel Duane. Greywolf Press, St. Paul, Minn. 1994. Softcover. 292 pages. $12.00. Rarely is a book reviewed in this Journal with ...
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Book Reviews
1995
The Undiscovered Country
The Undiscovered Country. Phil Bartlett. The Ernest Press, Holyhead, Wales. 183 pages, 62 black-and-white photographs. £15.95. “Theoretical studies of mountaineering have generally received ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Altitude Illness: Prevention and Treatment
Altitude Illness: Prevention and Treatment. Stephen Bezruchka, M.D. Edited by Maureen O’Neill. The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington. 93 pages. $6.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Rock 'n Road: Rock Climbing Areas in North America
Rock ’n Road: Rock Climbing Areas in North America. Tim Toula. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. $30.00. Comment: This includes lists of ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Mountaineering: Catalogue of the Graham Brown and Lloyd Collections
Mountaineering: Catalogue of the Graham Brown and Lloyd Collections with microfilm supplements to come. National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh. £15.00 plus ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Climbing in the Magic Islands: A Climbing and Hiking Guide to the Lofoten Islands of Norway
Climbing in the Magic Islands: A Climbing and Hiking Guide to the Lofoten Islands of Norway. Ed Webster. Nord Norsk ...
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Book Reviews
1995
The Gunks Guide
The Gunks Guide, Third Edition. Todd Swain. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. $22.00. Comment: A bold new cover and design, better typeface, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Climbing and Hiking in the Wind River Mountains
Climbing and Hiking in the Wind River Mountains, Second Edition. Joe Kelsey. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado. 400 pages, pocket-sized, softcover. $20.00. Comment: ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Stone Crusade: A Historical Guide to Bouldering in America
Stone Crusade: A Historical Guide to Bouldering in America. John Sherman with a foreword by John Gill. American Alpine Club, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Chile Andinista; Su Historia
Chile Andinista; Su Historia. Evelio Echevarría. El Mercurio, Santiago, Chile, 1995 (but available from Echevarría, Department of Foreign Languages, ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Rocky Mountain National Park: The Climbers Guide
Rocky Mountain National Park: The Climbers Guide. Bernard Gillet. Earth- bound Press, 1993. 271 pages, black-and-white photos, maps and diagrams. $21.95. Comment: This ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Yosemite Climbs: Free Climbs
Yosemite Climbs: Free Climbs. Don Reid. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. 413 pages, black-and-white photos, maps and topos. $25.00. Comment: The second installment ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Catalogue of the Himalayan Literature
Catalogue of the Himalayan Literature, Third Edition. Edited by Yoshimi Yakushi. Hakusuigha Publishing Co., Ltd., Tokyo, 1994. 1320 pages. ¥55,000 (about $550.00). Comment: The ...
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Book Reviews
1995
Joshua Tree: Sport Climbs
Joshua Tree: Sport Climbs. Randy Vogel. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1994. 72 pages. $10.00. Comment: Over 250 so-called “clip-and-go” routes with topos. But isn’...
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Book Reviews
1995
Barry C. Bishop, 1932-1994
BARRY C. BISHOP 1932-1994 Noted climber, scientist and scholar Barry C. Bishop was killed in a one-car accident on September 24, 1994. ...
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In Memoriam
1995
William Osgood Field, 1904-1994
WILLIAM OSGOOD FIELD 1904-1994 It was 1941 when I first met Bill Field, a geology graduate of Harvard’s class of 1926. ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Robert Manly Ormes, 1904-1994
ROBERT MANLY ORMES 1904-1994 The name Ormes conjures up to Colorado adventurers of the past several decades immediate images of ...
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In Memoriam
1995