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Offline Jonny_Weld-a-Nut

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RIP Maurice Herzog
« on: December 15, 2012, 02:06:47 PM »
Maurice Herzog has died in France. 

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/world/europe/maurice-herzog-93-dies-led-historic-himalaya-climb.html?hpw&_r=0

He and Louis Lachenal climbed Annapurna in 1950.  He authored the book, Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak.

RIP Monsieur Herzog