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From the Jaws of Death: Extreme True Adventures of Man vs. Nature
From the Jaws of Death: Extreme True Adventures of Man vs. Nature Steele, Brogan 0312555660 9780312555665 A harrowing collection of true tales of death and survival under the most extreme conditions imaginableThere comes a time in
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From the Jaws of Death: Extreme True Adventures of Man vs. Nature by Steele, Brogan

A harrowing collection of true tales of death and survival under the most extreme conditions imaginableThere comes a time in some menrsquo;s lives when their physical and emotional states are pushed to the limit. Maybe their boat has capsized and they are adrift in the ocean, or maybe theyrsquo;ve fallen into an ice crevasse, with no apparent way out. It is in these moments men discover what they are truly made of and whether they have the courage and physical strength to come back From the Jaws of Death .This explosive collection showcases twenty-three stories of adventure gone horribly wrong, including:--ldquo;The Devilrsquo;s Thumbrdquo; by Jon Krakauer: the bestselling author recounts his perilous solo climb of Alaskarsquo;s infamous Devilrsquo;s Thumb --rdquo;Surviving the St. Patrick ldquo; by Spike Walker: the crew of a fishing boat face crushing waves in the middle of a winter storm in the Gulf of Alaska --rdquo;Look for a Corpserdquo; by Larry Kaniut: a man buried by an avalanche fights to make it out alive --rdquo;The Boat Journeyrdquo; by Sir Ernest Shackleton: when his expeditionrsquo;s ship is destroyed, Shackleton and five of his crewmembers resolve to cross 800 ocean miles in a lifeboat to look for help --And many more!This is one of the finest and most extreme collections of true adventure ever assembled.

Author: Steele, Brogan

Language: English

Edition: First Edition

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 400

Publisher: St. Martins Griffin

Publication Date: 2010-10-12

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ISBN: 0312555660


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