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Cover photographs: Front: Mark Twight on the Arête des Cosmiques, Chamonix, France. Photo: © james Martin. Back: Mark Twight on the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix, France. Photo: © James Martin Frontispiece: Crampons cooling in the Grivel factory in Courmayeur, Italy.

Photo: © Mark Ttmght

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data TWight, Mark, 1961-

Extreme alpinism : climbing light, fast, and high / Mark TWight and James Martin. - 1st ed.

1. Mountaineering. 2. Mountaineering—Training. 3. Mountaineering-Psychological aspects. I. Martin, James, 1950- II. Title. GV200.T95 1999

or my mentors; I owe you everything

Strategy is beyond the techniques.

Technique is beyond the tools.

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