Azema, M.A. - THE CONQUEST OF FITZROY
Azema, M.A. THE CONQUEST OF FITZROY. London, 1957, Andre Deutsch, First U.K. Edition. 237 pp. Map, diagram and 19 photos. Famous and extremely difficult first ascent of Fitzroy, a beautiful remote peak in Patagonia, 1952. This French expedition overcame severe route finding, sheer rock difficulties and gale conditions to make the summit climb. Becoming quite a scarce book. DJ, VG+.