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Expedition had a shabby start as Eckenstein was arrested and accused being a spy, allegedly, upon old-rival Martin Conway’s interference. The spooky team of climbers reached Askole and hired more than 200 porters to march into Baltro. It’s said that Crowley took along him a vast collection of poetry books.
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There were few attempts but without success. Team suffered, partially due to weather but mainly because of internal fights. After spending 68 days on glacier, they reached back Askole on fourteenth of August.