Of Walking In Ice

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Of Walking In Ice
Author Werner Herzog
Original title Vom Gehen im Eis
Translator Marje Herzog and Alan Greenberg
Country Germany
Language German
Genre Diary
Publisher Free Association
Publication date
1978
Published in English
2008
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 68
ISBN 978-0-9796121-0-7
OCLC 194118757

Of Walking In Ice is the published diary by German film director Werner Herzog published in 1978. It was written in German and translated to English.

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The book is the diary by Werner Herzog. It was written and takes place between November 23 and December 14, 1974. In the foreword Herzog says that he had a call from a friend in Paris, informing him that his close friend and film historian Lotte Eisner was ill, and was probably going to die. He sets off to Paris from Munich believing that he would save Eisner from death by arriving on foot. The book is the complete diary during his journey, only a few private remarks have been omitted.

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