Mountaineering in the Andes: a source book for climbers.
The Andes of South America make up the longest system in the world, a distance of approximately 9,000 kilometres. The purpose of this book is to provide a means of finding one's way through the labyrinth of Andean ranges and peaks, and all that has been written about them.
Jill Neate, 2nd Edition 1994. ISBN 0-907649-64-5. This book is now out of print but individual chapters can be be downloaded using the resource bar on the right. Chapters by country:
Argentina (see also Patagonia)
The following chapters can be downloaded:
- General Information (Argentina)
- Central Argentina (lat. 31º- 35ºS.) - Mercedario Region, Aconcagua Region, Aconcagua, Other Argentine Massifs
- Northern Andes of Chile and Argentina (lat. 21º- 31ºS.) - Ojos del Salado
- For Bolivia, Chile, Columbia, Ecuador, Patagonia, Peru, Tierra del Fuego and Venezula click more below.