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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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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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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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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
Dudley Tyler Smith, 1902-1994
DUDLEY TYLER SMITH 1902-1994 Dudley Tyler Smith was born in Denver on February 28, 1902 and died there on May 26, 1994. He became ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Chester David Tollakson, 1936-1994
CHESTER DAVID TOLLAKSON 1936-1994 More than anything, Dave Tollakson was a teacher. He was devoted to his students as a ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Gene Mason, 1928-1993
GENE MASON 1928-1993 Gene Mason loved life, never seemed to stop finding it exciting. The last letter I had from ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Steven Donald Federick Untch, 1956-1994
STEVEN DONALD FREDERICK UNTCH 1956-1994 My friend Steve Untch was a big man with a big smile and a big ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Julie Cheney Culberson, 1957-1993
JULIE CHENEY CULBERSON 1957-1993 One of America’s most loved and respected alpinists, teachers and guides was lost on August 9, 1993 ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Joseph M. Buswell, 1910-1994
JOSEPH M. BUSWELL 1910-1994 Joseph Buswell was a long-time member of the American Alpine Club and the Seattle Mountaineers. He ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Jill Claggett, 1957-1994
JILL CLAGGETT 1957-1994 Jill Claggett was fatally injured in a climbing accident in Prescott, Arizona on October 11. She fell a ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Frank G. Wells, 1932-1994
FRANK G. WELLS 1932-1994 Frank G. Wells was tragically killed on April 3, 1994 in a helicopter crash in the Ruby Mountains ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Gordon L. Doty, 1931-1993
GORDON L. DOTY 1931-1993 I came to Portland, Oregon, in June of 1971 for my internship. I climbed South Sister in ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Paul Victor Strumia, 1928-1994
PAUL VICTOR STRUMIA 1928-1994 Paul V. Strumia of Gladwyne, Pennsylvania, a member of the American Alpine Club since 1950, died after ...
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In Memoriam
1995
Macauley Letchfield Smith, 1905-1993
MACAULEY LETCHFIELD SMITH 1905-1993 Macauley Letchfield Smith was born in Louisville, Kentucky on March 10, 1905 and died on August 23, 1993. He graduated ...
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In Memoriam
1995
A.A.C., New York Section
A.A.C., New York Section. Now 342 members strong but addressing a much larger audience, the New York Section prides ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Oregon Section
A.A.C., Oregon Section. The Oregon Section had a productive year with a variety of events. Numerous members of ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. 1994 was a busy and eventful year for the Section. As new members join, our ...
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Club Activities
1995
A.A.C., Southern California Section
A.A.C. Southern California Section. The Section was active during the year on two fronts in terms of access ...
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Club Activities
1995
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. Our club celebrated its 30th anniversary in 1994. A special outing was held at Tom’s Thumb in ...
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Club Activities
1995
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The D.M.C., with its unique history and long tradition of supporting rock climbing and mountaineering ...
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Club Activities
1995
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The H.M.C. celebrated its 70th anniversary in 1994, which was an eventful year for the club. ...
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Club Activities
1995
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. Another active year, 1994 saw 4056 individuals participating in the club’s instructional courses and climbing outings. Many of the ...
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Club Activities
1995
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. The Climbing Committee, chaired by Doug Wilson, scheduled 292 climbs in the summer season and 16 winter climbs. The climbing ...
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Club Activities
1995