American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Various Ascents
Karavshin Region, Various Ascents. On August 5, Guy Edwards, Hermien Freriksen, Brian Webster, Kevin Christakos and I (Canada) flew from Bishkek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Akshirak and Pamir Alai Ranges, Various Ascents
Akshirak and Pamir Alai Ranges, Various Ascents. In July, Chris Seashore, Carol Petrelli, Blase Reardon and I went to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, Karavshin Region, Korzhenievskovo Valley, Various Ascents
Korzhenievskovo Valley, Various Ascents. From July 2 to August 22, Rowland Barker, Steven Carter, Hamish Downer, Mark Stevenson and I visited the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kizil Asker Area, Various Ascents
Kizil Asker Area, Various Ascents. In 1997, I traveled with an international team of five to the West Kokshaal-Tau range, the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Kokshaal-Tau, Various Ascents
Kokshaal-Tau, Various Ascents. From July 18-August 26, the united team of Moscow district climbed in the West Kokshaal-Tau. The chief of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S.), Kyrgyzstan, West Kokshaal-Tau, Chonturasu Glacier Area, Various Ascents
Chonturasu Glacier Area, Various Ascents. In September, Pat Littlejohn followed up his 1997 guided expedition to the Chonturasu Glacier at the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Tibet, Yebokangal Ri and Porong Ri, Ascents
Yebokangal Ri and Porong Ri, Ascents. We were Reinier Zuidhoff, leader; Hans Van Der Meulen, Wilco Van Rooijen, Cas Van ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, Tibet, Nyangla Qen Tangla Shan Range, Sepu Kunglha Karpo Massif, Various Activity
Sepu Kunglha Karpo Massif, Various Activity. The Nyangla Qen Tangla Shan in Eastern Tibet is topped by Sepu Kangri (6950m). ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Mustagh Ata, Gasherbrum II, and Other Activity in the Chinese Karakoram
Mustagh Ata, Gasherbrum II, and Other Activity in the Chinese Karakoram. Our expedition was co-led by Daniel Mazur and Jonathan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Mt. Kongur, Attempt
Mt. Kongur, Attempt. Our group this year tried to climb Mt. Kongur (7719m) in the Kashgar Range. The extremely bad ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Yunnan Province, Various Ascents
Yunnan Province, Various Ascents. In April, I traveled to northwest Yunnan province and made my way to the town of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
Asia, China, Sichuan, Lotus Flowers Mountain Range, Peak 5704m, First Ascent
Peak 5704m, First Ascent. The 5704-meter main peak of the Lotus Flowers mountain range (a.k.a. Zharha Latse, Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1999
IMAX Everest
IMAX Everest. Produced by MacGillivary Freeman Films. Mountain footage filmed and directed by David Breashears. Camera assistant, Robert Schauer. Screened ...
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Book Reviews
1999
World Mountaineering: The World's Great Mountains by the World's Great Mountaineers
World Mountaineering: The World’s Great Mountains by the World’s Great Mountaineers. Audrey Salkeld, general editor. Forward by Christian ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Postcards from the Ledge: Collected Mountaineering Writings of Greg Child
Postcards from the Ledge: Collected Mountaineering Writings of Greg Child. Greg Child. Mountaineers Books: Seattle, 1998. 25 black-and-white photos. 224 pages. $22.95. Among the ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Fall of the Phantom Lord: Climbing and the Face of Fear
Fall of the Phantom Lord: Climbing and the Face of Fear. Andrew Todhunter. Anchor Books/Doubleday: New York, 1998. 272 pages. $23.95. What ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Souvenirs from High Places, a History of Mountain Photography
Souvenirs from High Places, A History of Mountain Photography. Joe Bensen. Mountaineers Books: Seattle. 151 color and black-and-white photos. 144 pages. $35.00. Souvenirs ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Eric Shipton: Everest & Beyond
Eric Shipton: Everest & Beyond. Peter Steele. The Mountaineers: Seattle, 1998. Black- and-white photographs. 280 pages. $24.95. Fans and friends of Eric Shipton will ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Addicted to Danger: A Memoir about Affirming Life in the Face of Death
Addicted to Danger: A Memoir about Affirming Life in the Face of Death. Jim Wickwire and Dorothy Bullit. Pocket Books: ...
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Book Reviews
1999
On Belay! The Life of Legendary Mountaineer Paul Petzoldt
On Belay! The Life of Legendary Mountaineer Paul Petzoldt. Raye C. Ringholz. Mountaineers Books: Seattle, 1998. 272 pages. $24.95. Paul Petzoldt is a ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Facing the Extreme: One Woman's Story of True Courage, Death-Defying Survival and Her Quest for the Summit
Facing the Extreme: One Woman’s Story of True Courage, Death-Defying Survival and Her Quest for the Summit. Ruth Ann ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Meeting the Mountains
Meeting the Mountains. Harish Kapadia. Indus Publishing Company, New Delhi, 1998. 49 black-and-white photos. 30 maps. 398 pages. $27 (Order directly from ; reference IN 01019.) We ...
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Book Reviews
1999
To the Summit: Fifty Mountains that Lure, Inspire, Challenge
To the Summit: Fifty Mountains that Lure, Inspire, Challenge. Joseph Poindexter. Black Dog & Leventhal Publishing: New York, 1998. 300 color photos. 320 pages. $39.98. ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Meditations on the Peaks: Mountain Climbing as a Metaphor for the Spiritual Quest
Meditations on the Peaks: Mountain Climbing as a Metaphor for the Spiritual Quest. Julius Evola, translated by Guido Stucco. Inner ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Distant Mountains
Distant Mountains. John Cleare. Discovery Channel Books: New York, 1998. 160 color photos. 173 pages. $35.00. “What beautiful names the mountains and glaciers have ...
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Book Reviews
1999
The High Life: A History of High-Altitude Physiology and Medicine
The High Life: A History of High-Altitude Physiology and Medicine. John B. West. Oxford University Press: London, 1998. $79.50. In 1979, when I ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Rock Prints: A Collection of Rock Climbing Photographs
Rock Prints: A Collection of Rock Climbing Photographs. Greg Epperson. Rock Prints Publishing: Bishop, CA. 1998. 81 black-and-white photographs. 96 pages. $35.00. Greg Epperson, ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Chomolungma Sings the Blues: Travels Around Everest
Chomolungma Sings the Blues: Travels Around Everest. Ed Douglas. Constable, England. 1997. 256 pages. $40.00. In Chomolungma Sings the Blues, Ed Douglas, editor ...
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Book Reviews
1999
The Quotable Climber: Literary, Humorous, Inspirational, and Fearful Moments in Climbing
The Quotable Climber: Literary, Humorous, Inspirational, and Fearful Moments in Climbing. Edited by Jonathan Waterman. The Lyons Press: New York, 1998. 20 ...
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Book Reviews
1999
An Ice Ax, a Camera, and a Jar of Peanut Butter
An Ice Ax, A Camera, and A Jar of Peanut Butter. Ira Spring. The Mountaineers Books: Seattle, 1998. 283 photos. 240 pages. $24.95. In 1930, ...
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Book Reviews
1999
Looking for Mo
Looking for Mo. Daniel Duane. Farrar, Straus and Giroux: New York, 1998. 230 pages. $22.00. Looking for Mo is Duane’s first book ...
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Book Reviews
1999
A.A.C., Alaska Section
AAC, Alaska Section. The year began in February with an ice-climbing seminar in Eagle River Valley in which more than 35 ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., Cascade Section
AAC, Cascade Section. A number of exciting things happened in 1998 with the goal of revitalizing the Cascade Section in 1999. We ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., Oregon Section
AAC, Oregon Section. A unique gathering of people interested in the many issues concerning mountaineering in Tibet occurred in Portland ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
AAC, Sierra Nevada Section. As we moved closer to the end of the 20th century, 1998 gave us some disconcerting glimpses ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., Central Rockies Section
AAC, Central Rockies Section. This has been a progressive and prosperous year for the Central Rockies Section. The 1997 Section Banquet ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., South Central Section
AAC, South Central Section. Texas rock climbers from Austin, San Antonio, Dallas and Houston climbing clubs have been working with ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., New York Section
AAC, New York Section. The year 1998 will be remembered for a number of significant events. In January, a group of 14 ...
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Club Activities
1999
A.A.C., New England Section
AAC, New England Section. 1998 saw the beginning of a renewal of the Section as a more cohesive social entity and, ...
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Club Activities
1999
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The Seattle Mountaineers climbing program, under the leadership of Barbara McCann, continued with expansion of its traditional alpine ...
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Club Activities
1999
The Mazamas
The Mazamas. Problems with governmental agencies proliferated in 1998. The Oregon State Marine Board continued its vendetta to classify, regulate and ...
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Club Activities
1999
Arizona Mountaineering Club
Arizona Mountaineering Club. Membership and enthusiasm continue to grow as the Arizona Mountaineering Club enters its 35th year. The membership, ...
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Club Activities
1999
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. Dartmouth climbers pulled down harder than ever before in New England, out west and beyond this year. ...
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Club Activities
1999
Harry C. McDade, M.D., 1924-1997
HARRY C. MCDADE, M.D. 1924-1997 In last year’s In Memoriam, Bill Putnam tells well of Harry McDade’s ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Ichiro Yoshizawa, 1903-1998
ICHIRO YOSHIZAWA 1903-1998 Ichiro Yoshizawa, a member of The American Alpine Club and one of Japan’s most distinguished mountaineers ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Bernard Pierre, 1920-1997
BERNARD PIERRE 1920-1997 Bernard Pierre was bom in Chelles, France, became a doctor of law and a graduate of the ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Harry Hoyt, 1924-1997
HARRY HOYT 1924-1997 Harry Hoyt was bom June 20, 1924, in Grinnell, Iowa. Since he suffered from asthma, he was sent as ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Henry Cecil John Hunt, 1910-1999
HENRY CECIL JOHN HUNT 1910-1999 Lord Hunt, who led the successful British expedition that made the first ascent of Everest, ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Luther Gerald Jerstad, 1936-1998
LUTHER GERALD JERSTAD 1936-1998 Lute Jerstad possessed a magical quality bom of the mountains that affected all those around him. ...
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In Memoriam
1999
Ned Gillette, 1945-1998
NED GILLETTE 1945-1998 “Ned left me and a lot of us with the courage, passion and imagination to push on, ...
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In Memoriam
1999