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1974 ASCENT: THE SIERRA CLUB MOUNTAINEERING JOURNAL Very Good [Not Signed]
By Sierra Club, Steve Roper and Allen Steck
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Ascent was initiated as the mountaineering journal of the Sierra Club. It appeared occasionally over the years, from 1967 to 1989. Each issue is a collection of excellent writing about mountaineering, fiction, fact and poetry as well as photography and art related to mountains. Large format paper with full color covers. Very Good condition with detached cover.

CONTENTS:

Freaker's Ball [Fitzroy] by Jeff Salz

Bouldering Photos by Jim Stuart

Soloist's Diary by Jeff Long

Yosemite Photos by Ed Cooper

The Rock Gods humor by Joe Kelsey

The Rock Gods drawings by Sheridan Anderson

La Derive Poetry by Carl Macgee

Dhaulagiri: Two Views and a Light Note 

Fashion, Climbing and Dhaulagiri by Todd Thompson

The Ridge by Andrew Harvard and Todd Thompson

Druggs in the Himalaya by Drummond Rennie

Dresden Rock Climbing by Steve Roper

Swiftly and Surely: Ice Climbing by Yvon Chouinard & Doug Robinson

Ice is Nice and Will Suffice: Ice Climbing by Bill Sumner

Sweet Potatoes, Carstenz New Guinea by Dick Isherwood

Meditation VII Poetry by M.W. Borghoff

Dedo De Deus Brazil Rock Climbing by Malcolm Slesser and E.J. Henley

Opinion: Short articles by Harold Drasdo, Lito Tejada-Flores

Patey Agonistes David Roberts

Book Reviews

Contributors and Editorial (The editorial is Steve Roper apologizing for a $1 price increase for Ascent. 1974 was the year after the original 1973 oil embargo which immediately doubled and tripled the price of gas, cars and homes. A buck we can handle.)


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