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MOUNT MCKINLEY 1942 [US ARMY RESEARCH ASCENT] Robert H. Bates 1943 Reprint Article Near Fine
By Bates, Robert H.
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New York, American Alpine Club, 1943. 13 pp, b/w photos. Stapled reprinted article from the American Alpine Journal, Vol. V, No. 1, 1943. Near Fine. 

Account of the Army Alaskan Test Expedition which tested a variety of military gear in the course of ascending the Muldrow Glacier route. Scarce. 

A movie was made of this climb, and due to the miracle of the internet, it is available for free on youtube. Search for:  Operation White Tower



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