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Title: Heinrich Harrer has died at age 93
Post by: Cy Kaicener on Jan 9 2006, 18:32
Heinrich Harrer who was in the first party to climb the Eiger North Wall with Anderl Heckmeier, Fritz Kasparek and Ludvig Vorg, has died at age 93. He also made a first ascent of Carstenzs Pyramid, Mt Deborah and Hunter and wrote Seven Years in Tibet. Here is more about his life and explorations
http://news.webindia123.com/news/showdetails.asp?id=213705&cat=World