Alpinist Magazine #20 . Summer 2007. 2007 4to, pp.96, color photos, wraps; minor indentations to cover, very good+.
In this issue: Faces: Jonny Woodward First Ascent: Ed Drummond on Gogarth’s Wen Zwan Mountain Profile: Mt. Huntington by Clay Wadman, Jean-Louis Bernezat, David Roberts, Jack Roberts, Jay Smith, & Katsutaka Yokoyama Enlightenment by Keith Ladzinsk Gone: Kim Csizmazia reflects on the passing of Karen McNeil and Sue Nott on Mt. Foraker Squat: Vedauwoo, Wyoming by Pete Takeda Borderline: Murder and humanity on Cho Oyu by Pavle Kozjek First Light: The High Sierra by Peter Croft And more! The only survivor of the warehouse fire. Ref #24654
A larger image of this issue, than the one shown above, may be seen at /images/product/24654L.jpgAlpinist is a superb archival-quality, quarterly publication dedicated to world alpinism and adventure climbing. It has been called by Reinhold Messner ‘The best climbing magazine in the world today". Most early issues included a Faces section profiling a historic mountaineer, a Mountain Profile section covering the history of a particular peak, Letters, Climbing Notes, and additional feature articles about unique climbs. What sets Alpinist apart from other climbing magazines is the prodigious use of full-page color photos and minimal advertising. Alpinist has won ... read more