The Eiger Sanction
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BookWallah - LibraryThing
Saw movie in the 1970s and was irritated by inaccuracies of climbing scenes. Read to see if I disliked it as much as the movie, and I did. Both do a serous disservice to understanding mountaineering ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - PeterDash - LibraryThing
Brilliant, brilliant and brilliant. Bookstores should put this one back on the shelves where they no longer carry it.One author who not only expands my vocabulary, but my creative mind, as well. What ... Read full review