The Eiger Sanction

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Ballantine Books, Aug 1, 1984 - Fiction - 350 pages
14 Reviews
Meet Johathan Hemlock, professor of art, world-renowned mountain climber -- and freelance assassin for the CII. Hemlock is sent to Switzerland on a mission to climb the notorious Eiger peak of the Alps, whose north face has meant death to many climbers. Hemlock's target: one of his three fellow climbers. The only problem is, CII can't tell him which one . . .

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Review: The Eiger Sanction (Jonathan Hemlock #1)

User Review  - Jr W - Goodreads

MOst excellent! A throwback to classic thriller with engaging character and a good pace. Read full review

Review: The Eiger Sanction (Jonathan Hemlock #1)

User Review  - Mindysue - Goodreads

3.5 stars. I didn't like the main character at all and the book was 75% mountain climbing, 25% assassin /spy stuff but it was interesting to note how much technology has changed things in so few years. No Google, no cell phones, wow what a difference! Read full review

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About the author (1984)

Trevanian's books have been translated into more than fourteen languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. He lives in the French Basque mountains. His new novel, "The Crazyladies of Pearl Street," is now available in hardcover.
Look for these other Trevanian classics from Three Rivers Press: "Shibumi, The Eiger Sanction, The Loo Sanction," and "The Main.
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