American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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497 Records

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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
Climbing in the Adirondacks
Climbing in the Adirondacks. Don Mellor. Adirondack Mountain Club. Black-and-white photos, maps. 460 pages. $24.95. Comment: The Third Edition is roughly 200 pages ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Desert Rock: Rock Climbs in the National Parks
Desert Rock: Rock Climbs in the National Parks. Eric Bjornstad, graphics by Chris Becker. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1996. 242 pages. $20.00. Comment: ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Exotic Rock
Exotic Rock. Sam Lightner, Jr. Self-published. P.O. Box 591, Teton Village, WY, 83025. Color and black-and-white photos. 138 pages. $24.95. Comment: Though Lightner’...
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Book Reviews
1996
Hooked on Traprock: Rock Climbing in Central Connecticut
Hooked on Traprock: Rock Climbing in Central Connecticut. Ken Nichols. Amereon House. Photos, cartoons. 504 pages. $27.95 Comment: Ken’s talents as ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Hueco Tanks: Climbing and Bouldering Guide, Second Edition
Hueco Tanks: Climbing and Bouldering Guide, Second Edition. John Sherman. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1996. 407 pages. $25.00. Comment: Possibly the most routes ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Indian Peak Descents: Ski Mountaineering and Snowboarding in Colorado's Indian Peaks
Indian Peak Descents: Ski Mountaineering and Snowboarding in Colorado’s Indian Peaks. Ron Haddad and Eileen Faughey. Sigma Books, Boulder, ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Red Rocks Select, Second Edition
Red Rocks Select, Second Edition. Todd Swain. Chockstone Press, Evergreen, Colorado, 1996. 246 pages. $25.00. Comment: Swain’s second edition contains nearly 800 routes, 300 ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Seneca: The Climbers Guide
Seneca: The Climbers Guide. Tony Barnes. Earthbound Sports, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1995. 163 pages. $19.95. Comment: Over 400 routes in this clear, no-nonsense ...
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Book Reviews
1996
Vertical Heartland: A Rock Climber's Guide to Southern Illinois
Vertical Heartland: A Rock Climber’s Guide to Southern Illinois. Eric Ulner, photography by David Hart. Second West, Carbondale, IL, 1996. ...
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Book Reviews
1996
H. Adams Carter, 1914-1995
H. ADAMS CARTER 1914-1995 The sudden death of Adams Carter on April 1 brought a sense of loss and sadness to ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Tom Cabot, 1897-1995
TOM CABOT 1897-1995 Tom Cabot had been a member of the AAC since 1924, distinguishing him as our oldest living member ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Charles Stacy French, 1907-1995
CHARLES STACY FRENCH 1907-1995 Charles Stacy French, American Alpine Club member since 1937, and former Director of the Carnegie Institution’s ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Nello Pace, 1917-1995
NELLO PACE 1917-1995 Nello Pace, one of our most versatile members, who joined the AAC in 1955, died June 17, 1995 of prostate ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Robert Lyon Spurr, 1937-1995
ROBERT LYON SPURR 1937 - 1995 My father, Robert Lyon Spurr, Alaskan mountaineer and mountain runner, was killed on North Maroon Peak ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Jim Hinkhouse, 1943-1995
JIM HINKHOUSE 1943-1995 Jimmy “Jim” Dean Hinkhouse died with climbing companions Scott Hall and Tom Downey during a storm at ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Thomas P. Bonner, 1962-1995
THOMAS P. BONNER 1962-1995 Thomas Bonner died on March 11, 1995 from a fall while leading a rock climb on Ragged Mountain ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Rob Slater, 1960-1995
ROB SLATER 1960-1995 To the determined climber, there are main events that lead one toward the greatest peaks. Beyond the ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Alison Jane Hargreaves, 1962-1995
ALISON JANE HARGREAVES 1962- 1995 Alison Jane Hargreaves had shot to prominence as one of the world’s greatest mountaineers in ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Paul Nunn, 1943-1995
PAUL NUNN 1943-1995 On August 6, Paul Nunn and Geoff Tier were descending from the summit of Haromosh II (6666 meters), in ...
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In Memoriam
1996
Sir Robert Charles Evans, 1918-1995
SIR ROBERT CHARLES EVANS 1918 - 1995 Charles Evans was a mountaineer’s mountaineer: expert, unassuming and self-effacing to a fault, whose ...
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In Memoriam
1996