1956 - American Alpine Journal

  • Sale
  • Regular price $60.00

Condition: Fine to Near Fine. These books have never been previously owned and are right out of the box from when they were published, then packed up in NYC and moved West to Golden. Minor wear from aging and being boxed up for 70 years, otherwise pristine.


Volume X, Number 2, Issue 30, Softcover, 204 pages.

Contents: Ascent of the Wishbone Arête, Mt. Robson by Don Claunch; Lhotse, 1955 by Norman G. Dyhrenfurth; Solo Khmbu Climbs: First Ascents After Lhotse by Fred Beckey; Nevado Pucahirca by Harvey N. Platts; Ode to University Peak by Robert W. Cromer; In the Chugach Range, Alaska by Robert West; Mapping McKinley's Southeast Approaches by Bradford Washburn; The Sikkim Himalaya by Robert H. T. Dodson; Kangchenjunga by Charles Evans; Exploring in the Karakoram by Henry S. Francis, Jr.; The Ascent of Istor-o-Nal by Josephe E. Murphy, Jr.; Nilkanta, Garhwal Himalaya, 1949 by Willi Unsoeld; The Logan Mountains, Northwest Terrioties by Arnold Wexler; Expedition Philosophy--1956 by Charles S. Houston; The Central Howser Spire by David Bernays; Operation Medicine Bow by Richard W. Murphy; Henry P. Karstens--1876-1955 by Francis P. Farguahar; Editorial; Various Notes edited by H. Adams Carter; Club Activities edited by Frederick O. Johnson; Scientific Notes; Reviews edited by Harriet T. Parsons; In Memoriam; Proceedings fo the Club.



Proceeds from the sale of these books will go directly to support the American Alpine Club Library. The AAC Library maintains all of the extra AAJs.



*Member discount can be applied at checkout. Find your discount code here.

Not a member? Want this sweet deal and many other benefits? Become a member today.

Together we’re stronger.