Eiger from the armchair route...


  • Gillman, Peter and Haston, Dougal: Direttissima - The Eiger Assault, Harper & Row, New York, 1966.

  • Harrer, Heinrich: Das Buch vom Eiger, Pinguin, Innsbruck, 1988.

  • Roth, Arthur: Eiger Wall of Death, Victor Gollancz, London, 1986.

  • Zwahlen, Otto: Der Kampf um die Eiger-Nordwand, Berichthaus, Basel, 1936.

  • Haston, Dogal: The Eiger, Cassell, London, 1974.

  • Trevanian: The Eiger Sanction, Heinemann, London, 1973. (Fiction).

  • Zarsky, Bohusslav, Stena (Mountain wall), Nakladatelstvi, Ostrava, 1982.

  • Hiebeler, Toni: North Face in Winter, Barrie and Rockliff, London, 1961.

  • Lehne, Jörg and Haag, Peter: Eiger, Buchclub Ex Libris, Zürich, 1966.

  • Harrer, Heinrich: Den Vita Spindeln, Forum, Stockholm, 1960. (Swedish translation of “The White Spider”)

  • Eiger 1252-1988, Bergführerverein Grindelwald, 1988.

  • Harrer, Heinrich: Die Weisse Spinne, Ullstein, Berlin 1959.

  • Rubi, Rudolf: Der Eiger, Berner Heimatbücher, Verlag Paul Haupt, Bern, 1979.

  • Hiebeler, Toni: Abenteuer Eiger, Albert Müller Verlag, Rüsslikon- Zürich, 1973.

  • Harrer, Heinrich: The White Spider, Granada, London, 1979.

  • Ullman, James Ramsey: Straight Up - John Harlin, Doubleday, New York, 1968.

  • Harrer, Heinrich: The White Spider, Paladin Grafton, London, 1989.

  • Olsen, Jack: The Climb up to Hell, Victor Gollancz, London, 1963.

  • Gillman, Peter and Haston, Dougal: Eiger Direct, Collins, London, 1966.

  • Hiebeler, Toni: Eigerwand – Von der Erstbesteigung bis heute, Mosaik, München, 1985.

  • Hiebeler, Toni: Eigerwand - Der Tod klettert mit, Limpert, Frankfurt, 1964.


  • Not in the picture:
  • Langley, Bob: Traverse of the Gods, Bantam books, Toronto, 1982. (Fiction).

  • Anker, Daniel: Eiger – Die Vertikale Arena, AS Verlag & Buchkonzept, Zürich, 2000.

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    Sajama

    Sajama - Jun 9, 2006 6:02 am - Voted 10/10

    Interesting...

    ...pic over mountain culture.

    Thanks for your vote.
    Cheers.

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