The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Summary
Heinrich Harrer

Everything you need to understand or teach The White Spider by Heinrich Harrer.

  • The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Summary

In The White Spider, mountaineer Heinrich Harrer chronicles the history of mankind's battle against the North Face of the Eiger, a mountain in the Swiss Alps. The North Face is a sheer drop, treacherously icy and rocky, and constantly bombarded with avalanches. Harrer, one of the first party to succeed in climbing the North Face, focuses on the strength of character and courage of the climbers who have faced this challenge...

(read more from the Study Guide)

Study Pack

The The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Study Pack contains:

Lesson Plan

The White Spider: The Story of the North Face of the Eiger Lesson Plans contain 142 pages of teaching material, including:

Follow Us on Facebook