American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, China, Tien Shan, P 5445 Attempt and Ascents of Jianshier Feng, P 4348, P 4203 and P 4300
P 5445 Attempt and Ascents of Jianshier Feng, P 4348, P 4203 and P 4300. An Anglo-Irish party of five, Mike Banks, Joss Lynam (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, China, Tien Shan, K2, North Ridge Attempt
K2, North Ridge Attempt. On June 11, Heinz Wohlweind, Hans Stegmeier, Reinhard Vlasich, Elisabeth Vlasich, Peter Kowalzik (leader) and I met ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, China, Tien Shan, Sigunian Shan, Sichuan
Sigunian Shan, Sichuan. In September 1994 I was based out of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan. From here I made two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Ascents and Attempts Durimg the Pre-Monsoon Season
Mount Everest, Ascents and Attempts During the Pre-Monsoon Season. Sixty-seven climbers summitted Everest from the Tibetan side of the mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Northeast Ridge
Mount Everest, Northeast Ridge. The Nihon University Mountaineering Club and Alumni Association determined to mount an all-out effort to climb ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Ascent by George Mallory
Mount Everest, Ascent by George Mallory. Our team ascended the North Face route. On May 10, our first summit team left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest, Summer Attempts
Mount Everest, Summer Attempts. While the monsoon weather was dumping large amounts of snow on the mountain, three summer attempts ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Mount Everest in the Post-Monsoon
Mount Everest in the Post-Monsoon. A small Indian team came to the north side of Everest during the summer and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Lixin and Changste
Lixin and Changste. It was reported that a group of Italians climbed two 7000-meter peaks last spring. Claudio Bastrntaz reached ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Lobuche Kang II, First Ascent
Lobuche Kang II, First Ascent. A Swiss party from Neuchatel established Base Camp at 5300 meters. Camp I was above the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Lhakpari, First Ski Descent
Lhakpari, First Ski Descent. An expedition guided by Andy Broom (Out There Trekking) reached the summit at 11 a.m., September 22, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Cho Oyu, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon
Cho Oyu, Various Ascents in the Post-Monsoon. Thirteen teams attempted Cho Oyu, and all were successful via the Standard Route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma
Shisha Pangma. It was reported that five expeditions attempted Shisha Pangma this spring, all by the Standard Route. Only three ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, New Route
Shisha Pangma, Southwest Face, New Route. The expedition was made up of Kim Bover, Ramon Estiu, Jordi Bosch “Barraca,” Xavier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Makalu, New Route on Northeast Face
Makalu, New Route on Northeast Face. The Japanese Alpine Club, whose $30,000 peak fee was sponsored by a prominent Japanese newspaper, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Palung Peak, Siguang Peak, Cho Oyu, Attempts and Ascents
Palung Peak, Siguang Peak, Cho Oyu, Attempts and Ascents. Together with my wife Marija I joined the Croatian Cho Oyu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, Tibet, Muztagh Ata and Unnamed Peak Ascents
Muztagh Ata and Unnamed Peak Ascents. The summer of 1994 found me in Kashgar, Xinjiang, on the way to West Tibet. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Mount Elbrus, Lower Dongasorun, North Face Ascent and Descent by Snowboard
Mount Elbrus, Lower Dongasorun, North Face Ascent and Descent by Snowboard. In mid-May our Russian guide Misha (who was along ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt
Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt. José Bermúdez and Neil Wilson attempted to make an alpine-style traverse of the committing 15 kilometer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Bezingi Wall Traverse Attempt
Bezingi Wall. José Bermúdez and Mark Gray made an alpine-style traverse of the ridge from Dykh-Tau (5198 meters) to Mishirgi ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Pik Troglav, Slovene Route
Pik Troglav, Slovene Route. Tomas Jakofcic, Peter Meznar and Blaz Stres climbed the Slovene Route (ED VI 80°), a 1000-meter route ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, Ascent of Peak 5784 and Kirov Peak Attempt
Ascent of Peak 5784 and Kirov Peak Attempt. Five days after leaving Wales, we establish basecamp on a medial moraine at 3600 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, P 5445, Ascent and Tragedy
P 5445, Ascent and Tragedy. It was reported that a British team of Mick Davie and Joanna Newton experienced a tragic ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Kayindi Valley, Ascents of Angel Peak, The Point of Damocles, and Whitehorse Peak
Ascents of Angel Peak, The Point of Damocles, and Whitehorse Peak. The 10-member team of Ken Findlay, Philip Kendon, Ashley ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ascents in the Karavshin Valley
Ascents in the Karavshin Valley. Eight members of The North Face Climbing Team spent three and a half weeks between ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents
Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents. It was reported that Pat Littlejohn led a commercial trip to the Ak-Su region, operating a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Asia, CIS, Karavshin Valley, Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents
Ak-Su Valley, Various Ascents. An expedition made up of Davide Brambilla, Roberto Colombo, Stefano Elli, Federico Ferrari, Giovanni Isella and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1996
Geoffrey Winthrop Young: Poet, Educator, Mountaineer
Geoffrey Winthrop Young: Poet, Educator, Mountaineer. Alan Hankinson. Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1995. 354 pages, black-and- white photographs. (Distributed in the U.S. ...
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Book Reviews
1996
The Last Hero: Bill Tilman
The Last Hero: Bill Tilman. Tim Madge. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1995. Cloth, 288 pages. $24.95. Bill Tilman’s books are durable steerages through ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Ice World: Techniques and Experiences of Modern Ice Climbing, Waterfall Ice: Jeff Lowe's Climbing Techniques
Ice World: Techniques and Experiences of Modern Ice Climbing. Jeff Lowe. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1996. 256 pages, color photos. $29.95. Waterfall Ice: Jeff ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Climbing: The Complete Reference
Climbing: The Complete Reference. Compiled by Greg Child. Facts on File, New York, 1995. 264 pages, 60 photographs. $39.95. This is a schizophrenic encyclopedia. ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Into the Wild
Into the Wild. Jon Krakauer. Villard, New York, 1996. 224 pages. $22.00. Into the Wild, belongs to that small handful of books to ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Summits: Climbing the Seven Summits Solo
Summits: Climbing the Seven Summits Solo. Robert Anderson. Clarkson-Potter, New York, 1995. Color photography, 160 pages. $65.00. Robert Anderson’s book, Summits: Climbing ...
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Book Reviews
1996
The High Sierra: Wilderness of Light
The High Sierra: Wilderness of Light. Photography by Claude Fiddler. Foreword by David Brower. Introduction by Steve Roper. Chronicle Books, ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Defying Gravity: High Adventure on Yosemite's Walls
Defying Gravity: High Adventure on Yosemite’s Walls. Gary Arce. Wilderness Press, Berkeley, California, 1995. Softcover, 194 pages. $24.95. Defying Gravity is a ...
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Book Reviews
1996
K2: the Story of the Savage Mountain
K2: The Story of the Savage Mountain. Jim Curran. The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1995. 271 pages. Black-and-white photographs, 16 in color, seven maps and ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Footprings on the Peaks: Mountaineering in China
Footprints on the Peaks: Mountaineering in China. Zhou Zheng and Liu Zhenkai. Cloudcap Press, Seattle, Washington, 1995. $30.00. Footprints on the Peaks ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Gary Hemming: The Beatnik of the Alps
Gary Hemming: The Beatnik of the Alps. Mirella Tenderini (trans. Susan Hodgkiss). The Ernest Press, Glasgow, Scotland, 1995. 195 pages. £11.95. As the ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Teton Tales and Other Petzoldt Anecdotes
Teton Tales and Other Petzoldt Anecdotes. Paul K. Petzoldt, with Kevin Cassidy. ICS Books, Merrillville, Indiana, 1995. 214 pages, black-and-white photos. $14.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Poles Apart: Parallel Visions of the Arctic and Antarctice
Poles Apart: Parallel Visions of the Arctic and Antarctic. Galen Rowell. Mountain Light Press, Berkeley, California, 1995. 184 pages, profusely illustrated in ...
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Book Reviews
1996
A Necklace of Slings
A Necklace of Slings. Dave Gregory. The Ernest Press, 1995. 181 pages. Line drawings. £15. Dave Gregory gives us a real potpourri: personal ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Great American Rock Climbs
Great American Rock Climbs. Richard DuMais. High Peak Books, Wilson, Wyoming, 1995. Black-and-white photos, topos. 115 pages. $21.95. Richard DuMais tackles a topic ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Vertical Pleasures: The Secret Life of a Tax Man
Vertical Pleasures: The Secret Life of a Tax Man. Mick Fowler. Cloudcap Press, Seattle, Washington, 1995. $19.95. I do not read many ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Storm Over Denali, Mount McKinley: Climbing the West Buttress of Denali
Storm Over Denali. Thomas Pollard. Diocese of Springfield Massachusetts, 1995. Video. 50 minutes. $30.00. Mount McKinley: Climbing the West Buttress of Denali. Kevin ...
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Book Reviews
1996
On Ice
On Ice. Directed by Scott and Eden Ayer. Cliffhanger Productions, 1995. Video, 62 minutes. $29.95. With all the renewed interest in waterfall climbing ...
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Book Reviews
1996
One Summer: Bouldering in the Peak with Ben Moon, Three Weeks and a Day
One Summer: Bouldering in the Peak with Ben Moon. Ben Moon and Ben Pritchard. Sheffield Independent Film, Ltd., 1994. Video, 50 minutes. $19.95. ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Climbing in Cyberspace: An Overview
Climbing in Cyberspace: An Overview Internet, surfing, URLs, home pages, World Wide Web, Netscape. Just a couple of years ago ...
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Notes
1996
Bernina and Bregaglia, Selected Climbs
BRIEFLY NOTED (JT: John Thackray; DS: David Stevenson) Bernina and Bregaglia, Selected Climbs. Lindsay Griffin. Alpine Club Guide Books. 480 pages, 42 ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Climber's Guide to Devil's Lake
Climber’s Guide to Devil’s Lake. Sven Olof Swartling, Second Edition, revised, enlarged. University of Wisconsin Press, 1995. Paper, 59 diagrams, 11 ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Climber's Guide to Pinnacles National Monument, Second Edition
Climber’s Guide to Pinnacles National Monumment, Second Edition. David Rubine. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1995. 248 pages. $25.00. Comment: Generally succeeds in ...
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Book Reviews
1996